#RedSox accept invitation to visit the White House. Players will not be required to attend:
Red Sox President Sam Kennedy says the team has accepted an invitation to the White House for winning the World Series. Cora says he will go. They haven’t set a date yet and they don’t know which players or staff will attend.
Sam Kennedy said Red Sox has been invited to White House and they have accepted invite
"We've accepted and we're going to see if there's a date that works," team President Sam Kennedy said Monday night before the premiere of the ball club's 2018 highlight video.Once a standard, nonpartisan perk of winning it all, the traditional champions' visit to Washington has become more politicized.
Red Sox president Sam Kennedy says club has accepted President Trumps invitation to White House. Club still working through logistics of when trip will be.
The Boston Red Sox have accepted an invitation to the White House to celebrate their World Series championship.
"If you start looking at this team, we've got guys from the United States and from the Dominican Republic, Venezuela, Puerto Rico," Cora said at the Red Sox's championship parade in Boston.
The Warriors weren't invited following their 2018 title.The Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles' planned visit this summer was canceled by the White House after the team attempted to send a small number of players.
But the 2017 World Series champion Houston Astros attended and the 2018 Stanley Cup champion Washington Capitals have been invited.Kennedy says it's up to the Red Sox players to decide whether they want to attend.
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Asked after winning the Series if he would go to the White House, Cora said he would use his visit for good.
Dec. 4 (UPI) -- The Boston Red Sox, who won the World Series nearly five weeks ago, have accepted President Donald Trump's invitation to the White House, franchise President Sam Kennedy said.
But after some Golden State Warriors said they would not attend Trump's White House following their 2017 championship, they were uninvited by the President.
Red Sox president Sam Kennedy announced the visit Monday at a screening of the team's World Series documentary.
It's an invitation for the players, ownership, so it's a great opportunity for those guys to go to the White House and get the behind-the-scenes tour and get the recognition they deserve for a world championship."
Sam Kennedy said Monday the Red Sox received, and accepted, an invitation to the White House.
Trump invited the Golden State Warriors to the White House after winning the NBA title in 2017 but uninvited them when some players said they would not go to the White House.
Red Sox accept invitation to visit the White House The right thing to do, because The White House isnt one person, past or present. On April 9, 1865, Lincoln stood on the balcony and encouraged the band to ply Dixie because many Americans love it.
#RedSox accept invitation to White House
The Houston Astros, who won the 2017 World Series, visited the White House in March.