Tampa Bay Fox affiliate rips Detroit after David Price trade

(Detroit Free Press) -- Nobody's perfect on social media; especially today, when just about everybody was getting duped by fake Twitter accounts announcing fake trades (that includes us, at one point).

But Fox 13 Tampa Bay (@MyFoxTampaBay) earned some flak for this tweet after the Detroit Tigers traded for Tampa Bay Rays left-hander David Price, comparing Detroit to Tampa Bay:

Ouch.

That tweet has since been deleted, with a fun apology. And for what it's worth, Fox 2 Detroit had a pretty good rebuttal:

Later, Fox 13 responded with a conciliatory tone.

Contact Brian Manzullo: bmanzullo@freepress.com. Follow him on Twitter @BrianManzullo.


JOIN THE CONVERSATION

To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the
Conversation Guidelines and FAQs

Leave a Comment