On Saturday afternoon, while the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim held a news conference to officially announce the signing of Anthony Rendon to their club, the former Washington Nationals third baseman quickly provided Dodgers fans with material that will make him the butt of our jokes on social media for the foreseeable future.
New #Angels 3B Anthony Rendon on #Dodgers: “It’s not that we didn’t want to play for them, they’re a great organization that’s built to win. But what we heard about how the organization is, the Hollywood lifestyle, it didn’t seem like it would be a fit for me and my family.”
— Mike DiGiovanna (@MikeDiGiovanna) December 14, 2019
Here are just a few of the reactions across Twitter in the minute and hours following the conference:
Nobody told him the Angels were in Los Angeles?
— Mark Whicker (@MWhicker03LANG) December 14, 2019
So he went 10 miles down the road.
— Dick Beaver (@DickBeaver2) December 14, 2019
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