Arizona Sen. John McCain was part of the Senate Intelligence Committee that heard testimony Thursday from former FBI director James Comey.
When it was McCain’s turn to ask Comey questions about the investigation into whether Russia interfered with the 2016 U.S. presidential election, McCain’s questions were perplexing, to say the least. Many people watching wondered if the 80-year-old Senator was in full possession of his faculties.
Well, he had a reason for it. He was up late Wednesday watching the Diamondbacks’ 7-4 victory over the Padres.
I get the sense from Twitter that my line of questioning today went over people’s heads, McCain said in a statement released Thursday afternoon. Maybe going forward, I shouldn’t stay up late watching the Diamondbacks night games.
I can’t say he was not disrespectful, Farrell told reporters Thursday. Obviously, it was an emotional conversation. There will be follow-up, yeah.
Michael Pineda bounced back to earn his seventh win of the season for the Yankees Thursday with seven stellar innings as New York increased their AL East lead to three games over Boston.
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Chris Iannetta drove in a career-high seven runs with a home run and a pair of doubles as the Diamondbacks improved the best home record in the major leagues to 24-8.
Elite Mens Chase Budinger Jersey On the pitching side, Astros starter Lance McCullers took a no-hitter into the seventh inning, finishing with two hits and eight strikeouts in a win over the Royals. Since the start of last season, McCullers has a 2.99 ERA, good for best in the AL over the span.