Jaguars lineman burned by minor league team on Twitter
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:
A couple more favs and you might get called up to run the major league Twitter— Luke Bowanko (@Lbow70) May 27, 2016
But the Bulls came back with the knockout blow:
In his defense, Bowanko is taking his L in stride:
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