Rays vs. Red Sox, on Twitter, too
The Rays and Red Sox players are staging what has the potential to be a pretty good pennant race battle on the field.
Now their official Twitter accounts are getting involved.
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After Monday's tense 2-1 victory vaulted the Rays into first place, the @Raysbaseball account posted this message:
Then the @redsox account repsonded with this post, which was later deleted:
Don't worry @raysbaseball we look forward to seeing you in Tampa in September for our home games at the Trop.— Boston Red Sox (@RedSox) July 30, 2013
Then a slew of fans got involved, including prominent Rays booster and season-ticket holder Dick Vitale, with this series of replies:
Stop whining Red Sox Nation & accept that ur Sox will finish behind our Rays despite having a BIG PAYROLL @DAVIDprice14 owns Sox @ Fenway— Dick Vitale (@DickieV) July 30, 2013