MLB Shares Photo of Dodgers Star Mookie Betts Taking a Knee During the National Anthem

The official Twitter account of Major League Baseball shared a photo of Mookie Betts taking a knee during the national anthem.

MLB wrote:

Mookie Betts takes a knee during the National Anthem, supported by teammates Cody Bellinger and Max Muncy.

MLB also shared a photo of a MLB BLM – United as One logo.

The league also shared a video of Yankees and Nationals kneeling for a social justice demonstration, writing:

Today, and every day, we come together as brothers. As equals, all with the same goal – to level the playing field. To change the injustices. Equality is not just a word. It’s our right! Today we stand as men from 25 nations on 6 continents. Today, we are one.

Mookie Betts on kneeling during the National Anthem