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A's players, staff support coach after gesture, no penalty

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Major League Baseball has been in touch with the Oakland Athletics about their bench coach making a gesture that appeared to be a Nazi salute following a win over the Texas Rangers.

ryan christenson - Associated Press
4:46pm PDT - August 7th, 2020

Oakland A's baseball coach makes Nazi salute type gesture

Ryan Christenson, bench coach for the Oakland A's team, can be seen on videos posted on Twitter, extending his arm in the Nazi salute like manner.

ryan christenson - The Jerusalem Post
1:07pm PDT - August 7th, 2020

The Oakland Athletics need to do more than just apologize for apparent Nazi salute

Words are not as impactful as actions, and so far the A's nor Christenson have committed to doing anything.

ryan christenson - USA Today
12:15pm PDT - August 7th, 2020

Yankees' Aaron Boone complains about Phillies fans outside stadium gates: 'There was a timing element to it'

New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone was not pleased with the Philadelphia Phillies home-field advantage Thursday night after a group of fans showed up to show their support just outside the gates of Ashburn Alley.

ryan christenson - Fox News
10:29am PDT - August 7th, 2020

VIDEO: A's Coach Apologizes for Giving Apparent Nazi Salute

Social distancing has made for some creative hand gestures when it comes to celebrations. However, the creativity of a certain coach for the Oakland A's went awry.

ryan christenson - Breitbart News
8:23am PDT - August 7th, 2020

Oakland A's bench coach apologizes for apparent Nazi salute

"My gesture unintentionally resulted in a racist and horrible salute that I do not believe in. What I did is unacceptable and I deeply apologize," Christenson said in a statement.

ryan christenson - CBS News
4:35am PDT - August 7th, 2020

Nick Markakis returns to Braves in dramatic fashion weeks after choosing to opt out of 2020 season

Nick Markakis was one of the first Major League Baseball players to decide to opt out of the season over fears of contracting the coronavirus in the midst of a global pandemic.

ryan christenson - Fox News
3:50am PDT - August 7th, 2020

Athletics' Ryan Christenson caught performing apparent Nazi salute, apologizes: 'What I did is unacceptable'

Oakland Athletics bench coach Ryan Christenson came under fire Thursday night for raising his arm during a postgame celebration in what looked like a Nazi salute.

ryan christenson - Fox News
2:27am PDT - August 7th, 2020

'Racist and horrible': Oakland Athletics coach apologises for unintentional Nazi salute

American was named bench coach under manager Bob Melvin, who is Jewish, in 2017

ryan christenson - Independent
1:55am PDT - August 7th, 2020

Oakland A's bench coach apologizes for apparent Nazi salute

"My gesture unintentionally resulted in a racist and horrible salute that I do not believe in. What I did is unacceptable and I deeply apologize," Christenson said in a statement.

ryan christenson - CBS News
1:10am PDT - August 7th, 2020

Oakland A's coach apologizes for apparent Nazi salute, says it was accidental, intended as corona-smart elbow bumps

Oakland Athletics bench coach Ryan Christenson has apologized for making gestures after a game that looked a lot like Nazi salutes. He said he simply meant to greet players with elbow bumps. Read Full Article at RT.com

ryan christenson - RT
12:58am PDT - August 7th, 2020

Oakland bench coach apologises for offensive gesture - Reuters Canada

Oakland Athletics bench coach Ryan Christenson has apologised after making a gesture which the Major League Baseball team said "looked like a Nazi salute" following Thursday's 6-4 victory over the Texas Rangers.

ryan christenson - Reuters
12:30am PDT - August 7th, 2020

Oakland A's coach says Nazi-like salute from dugout was unintentional

Bench coach Ryan Christenson said the move, made as the team celebrated its win over the Texas Rangers, was a mistake.

ryan christenson - NBC News
10:40pm PDT - August 6th, 2020

Oakland Athletics coach apologizes for apparent Nazi salute

Oakland Athletics bench coach Ryan Christenson has apologized for raising his arm during a post-game celebration in what looked like a Nazi salute.

ryan christenson - CBC News
9:29pm PDT - August 6th, 2020

Oakland A's coach says he didn't intend to give apparent Nazi salute after win over Texas Rangers

Oakland A's coach Ryan Christenson had to explain himself after making an apparent Nazi salute gesture after his team's win over the Texas Rangers.

ryan christenson - USA Today
8:42pm PDT - August 6th, 2020

A's Bench Coach Ryan Christenson Clarifies Video of Apparent Nazi Salute

The Oakland Athletics beat the Texas Rangers 6-4 on Thursday, and after the game, NBC Sports California cameras appeared to capture A's bench coach Ryan Christenson giving a Nazi salute as the winning team came off the field...

ryan christenson - Bleacher Report
7:21pm PDT - August 6th, 2020