'Veterans for impeachment' signs seen at World Series game during Trump visit
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Demonstrators unfurled banners calling for President TrumpDonald TrumpWarren says Republican party 'eating itself and it is discovering that the meal is poisonous' More than 75 Asian, LGBTQ groups oppose anti-Asian crime bill McConnell says he's 'great admirer' of Liz Cheney but mum on her removal MORE's impeachment behind home plate during Game 5 of the World Series on Sunday after the president's arrival was met with jeers.

Pitch cameras showed two banners unfurled by fans sitting in the second and third row of the stadium just to the left of home plate bearing the phrase "Veterans for impeachment" and a mobile short code owned by the group.

It wasn't initially clear if Trump, who left the game around 10 p.m., had seen the banner on the stadium's display board before departing. The White House did not immediately return a request for comment on the issue.


Trump arrived shortly after the game started Sunday evening accompanied by a number of House Republican leaders including Minority Whip Steve ScaliseStephen (Steve) Joseph ScaliseFreedom Caucus Republican says Cheney was 'canceled' Stefanik formally launches bid to replace Cheney in House GOP leadership GOP votes to dump Cheney from leadership MORE (La.) and Minority Leader Kevin McCarthyKevin McCarthyWarren says Republican party 'eating itself and it is discovering that the meal is poisonous' Biden: McCarthy's support of Cheney ouster is 'above my pay grade' On The Money: Inflation jumps at fastest pace since 2008 | Biden 'encouraged' on bipartisan infrastructure deal MORE (Calif.), but an announcement of his arrival at the stadium was met with a loud chorus of boos and chants of "lock him up" from detractors in the crowd.

Sunday's game also began with a ceremonial first pitch from celebrity chef José Andrés, a vocal critic of Trump's.