Tuesday May 31st, 2016

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Jacksonville Jaguars offensive lineman Luke Bowanko learned the hard way what happens when you insult a minor league baseball stadium on the Internet.

Bowanko—an alum of Virginia—began his downfall after he sent off a mostly harmless tweet while watching the ACC baseball tournament late last week.

As it turns out, the game was not being played at a Little League park. It was being played at the home stadium of the Durham Bulls, the Triple A affiliate of the Tampa Bay Rays. Somehow, the Bulls got a hold of Bowanko’s tweet. And the Bulls fired back swiftly:

Bowanko came back with a solid jab about the Bulls’ minor league status:

But the Bulls came back with the knockout blow:

In his defense, Bowanko is taking his L in stride:

This has been “Jaguars lineman burned by minor league team on Twitter.”


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