PHOENIX Righty Trevor Bauer is as insistent in his politics as he is in his pitching,and the Diamondbacks are not about to confuse the two.
Bauer sent out a series of tweets during the presidentail debate Monday, starting a spirited Twitter debate with his initial remarks about President Barack Obama.
Obama looked childish and petty tonight. I'm ashamed that he is commander in chief of this great nation," Bauer said in the first tweet that appeared on his feed, BauerOutage.
Bauer went on to tweet that he believed in Republican candidate Mitt Romneys economic strategy,drawing praise and criticism.
My idea of social media is to be accessible to fans so they have a way of getting to know me, my likes, dislikes, opinions, Etc., Bauer tweeted.
I simply shared my impression of this debate. Didn't try to tell anyone they had to agree with me, read another, afterBauer received some negative responses.
D-backs managing partner Ken Kendrick, who raised the question of Bauers maturity l...