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Pitching Short Messages

Published by Steve Campion. Category: Arts, Culture & Media

Funny thing. As I was compiling yesterday’s list (TV Peeps with the most Tweeps) I decided I would eventually post a list of Mariners and Seahawks who use Twitter, the social media site that publishes messages 140 characters at a time.  This morning, as I flipped to the sports pages of The News Tribune, I discovered that staff writer Larry Larue had beaten me to it — partially anyway.  He offered four …


Mariner pitcher
Twitter name
David Aardsma @TheDA53
Felix Hernandez @RealKingFelix
Shawn Kelley @shawnkelley23
Josh Lueke @Josh_Lueke

… as well as other players in the Mariners’ farm system. You can read Larue’s entire article here:  Aardsma a-twitter.  I didn’t rank the players or list the number of Twitter followers (like I did with the TV folks yesterday), but King Felix, the staff ace, is over 18,000 as I write this tonight.  No surprise there.


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