Scalise ‘back in the game’ at Congressional Baseball event one year after being shot

Rep. Steve Scalise hit the subject on Thursday evening in the Congressional Baseball sport — one year after he was shot by a lone gunman throughout a apply for the annual event.

“I am again in the sport,” the Louisiana consultant, who began on second, tweeted of the bipartisan event in which Democrats and Republicans take part in a pleasant sport of baseball at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C.

Scalise suffered life-threatening accidents in June 2017 when he was shot in the hip at a baseball subject in Alexandria, Virginia, damaging his inner organs and inflicting inner bleeding.

“It was a surreal second,” the Home Majority Whip advised Fox Information forward of Thursday’s sport. “I simply began crawling. After which my arms gave out and couldn’t do something at that time, so I simply began to wish.”

Scalise, a Republican, stated he “stated quite a lot of prayers” and “by means of the grace of God and marvels of medication, I am right here.”

In the first pitch of the sport a floor ball was hit proper to Scalise, who was beginning at second base. He fielded it and from his knees received California Rep. Raul Ruiz out at first.

Fox Information’ Chad Pergram contributed to this report.

Nicole Darrah covers breaking and trending information for FoxNews.com. Comply with her on Twitter @nicoledarrah.

http://feeds.foxnews.com/~r/foxnews/politics/~3/aL30JnSEL3U/scalise-back-in-game-at-congressional-baseball-event-one-year-after-being-shot.html

Tags

You may also like...

0 thoughts on “Scalise ‘back in the game’ at Congressional Baseball event one year after being shot”

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Toronto
19°
Mostly Cloudy
05:3721:03 EDT
Feels like: 19°C
Wind: 8km/h WSW
Humidity: 78%
Pressure: 1014.3mbar
UV index: 0
22h23h0h
18°C
18°C
17°C
SunMonTue
min 13°C
22/13°C
21/17°C

Abuja
20°
Partly Cloudy
06:1318:52 WAT
Feels like: 20°C
Wind: 3km/h N
Humidity: 100%
Pressure: 1012.7mbar
UV index: 0
3h4h5h
20°C
20°C
20°C
SunMonTue
min 20°C
31/21°C
30/21°C

London
15°
Clear
04:4421:22 BST
Feels like: 15°C
Wind: 3km/h SSW
Humidity: 75%
Pressure: 1026mbar
UV index: 0
3h4h5h
15°C
14°C
14°C
SunMonTue
min 14°C
29/14°C
27/12°C

%d bloggers like this: