Darryl Strawberry on ESPN's Jemele Hill: Rally and support President Trump

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Darryl Strawberry on ESPN: We should love all people

Former New York Mets and New York Yankees player Darryl Strawberry reacts to ESPN anchor Jemele Hill's tweet calling President Trump a white supremacist.

Four-time World Series champion Darryl Strawberry joined FOX Business on Wednesday to discuss an ESPN anchor’s outburst on social media about President Trump.

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Jemele Hill, co-host of the show “SportsCenter,” called the president a white supremacist and a bigot in a Twitter rant on Monday.

“I think no one should call anyone anything. President Trump, he’s a great man to me. He was always gracious to me. I really love him [and] his family. I was on his show and he’s always been kind to me,” Strawberry told FOX Business’ Stuart Varney of Varney & Co.

The Disney- (DIS) owned network issued a statement saying Hill’s comments “do not represent the position of ESPN.”

"We have addressed this with Jemele and she recognizes her actions were inappropriate," ESPN said Tuesday.

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The former New York Mets and New York Yankees player said Trump has a job to do and everyone should rally around in support of him.

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“A lot of people say things because they have their own issues and they are hurting inside. When you point the fingers at someone else, you are pointing back at you. I never want to sit and point fingers at someone like the President of the United States,” Strawberry said.

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