Clayton Kershaw who turned an establishment with the Los Angeles Dodgers and is presently recovering from a shoulder damage was the centerpiece of a parody account that claimed he had simply been signed with the New York Yankees for a whopping 5-year $100 Million contract and a no-trade clause.
FaxSports MLB posted the image of Kershaw in Yankees uniform
In line with a parody account that photoshopped Clayton Kershaw whereas sporting the Yankees uniform and shaved his iconic beard to observe the Yankee’s uniform protocol, the pitcher had already signed. “The Yankees obtained their man! Clayton Kershaw is signing a 5-year, $100M take care of a full no-trade clause, sources inform Fax Sports activities. Brian Cashman on the deal: “We’re at all times searching for ageing veterans who had been actually good, and we at all times wish to get gamers which can be presently injured, and Clayton is the very best of each worlds.”
Instantly after, followers of each the Dodgers and Yankees started commenting in regards to the ‘faux information’ “Not true!! Had me going there for a bit. Kershaw would signal both for the Rangers or the Dodgers. He hasn’t made his thoughts up but.” Stated a fan.
Nonetheless, the account doubled down claiming they’d the reality “Simply double-checked, it is true. They knowledgeable Shut family and friends first“.
Others entertained the concept and claimed it was not as dangerous as some believed, as one other fan quipped “Truthfully? I would not be upset in any respect in the event that they signed him for a yr or two. He isn’t significantly outdated, 35 is not obscene, particularly since he had an amazing season this yr. He is actually gone downhill since his prime, however he is nonetheless a superb pitcher.”
All in all, some celebrated the joke and claimed it was “This is among the greatest FAXes but”