Report: Tigers postpone game to raise awareness of Wisconsin shooting

Published: Aug. 27, 2020 at 5:22 PM EDT
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TOLEDO, Ohio (WTVG) - ESPN is reporting that three MLB games will be postponed Thursday, including the Detroit Tigers’ match-up against the Minnesota Twins.

The games between the Oakland Athletics and Texas Rangers and the Philadelphia Phillies and Washington Nationals were also postponed.

According to a statement shared on Twitter, A’s players said “Social injustice and systemic racism have been part of the fabric of our lives for too long. We have a responsibility to use our platform to lend our voices for those who are not being heard.”

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