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Yankees And Nationals Kneel For Opening Day National Anthem To Support Black Lives Matter

By CBS Sports, ETOnline.com. 17 secs ago Major League Baseball started its 2020 regular season Thursday night with a pair of games. First, the New York Yankees and the Washington Nationals squared off, and then the San Francisco Giants and Los Angeles Dodgers took center stage. Both contests saw players either protest racial inequality or express their support for the Black Lives Matter movement. Dodgers star Mookie Betts was the lone member of L.A. to kneel during the national anthem, and numerous members of the Giants — manager Gabe Kapler included — joined Betts before their season opener.United. pic.twitter.com/ZnFyqyMNm3 — Los Angeles Dodgers (@Dodgers) July 24, 2020Earlier this week, Kapler became the first big-league skipper to kneel during the national anthem, j...