The Oakland A’s have FIRED the food vendor responsible for serving its minor league players meals that look WORSE than the Fyre Festival, the team announced.
Look at these terrible meals — this is the crap players, coaches and staffers in the A’s minor league system were served up during recent road trips … and the players couldn’t take it anymore!
Photos of the insultingly bad meals were posted on the Twitter page for the Advocates for Minor Leaguers group — a watchdog group for minor league players.
The group explained, “Players in the Oakland A’s organization shared these photos of their recent post-game meals. No employer would serve these meals to employees they care about. Why are the A’s serving them to their future Major Leaguers?”
Great question, right?!
Enter Dave Kaval, president of the A’s … who claims the team was PISSED when it found out about the food situation — and insists team honchos took immediate action.
“This was totally unacceptable,” Kaval said … “When we found out several weeks ago we terminated the third party vendor.”
“We apologize to our players, staff, and coaches. We will redouble our efforts to provide the best options for our team at every level.”
Note to players, if the team ever tries to screw you out of food or bottled water in the future, you know who to call …
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