FAKE NEWS strikes again!! Make your own news to fit your needs!
Saturday 18 September 2059 21918 Shares
The photograph used in the story is legitimate insofar as it was actually taken and not manipulated. However, it appears to have been lifted from a site promoting the biography of New York Yankees pitcher Vernon “Lefty” Gomez. Gomez can be seen kneeling on the left-hand side of the picture, joined by his fellow pitchers on the 1936 Yankees.
BreakingNews247.net is a prank news site that, like others of its ilk, allows anyone to create a headline and story that looks (at least at first glance) like an actual news article.
Check your facts before sharing it!