Originally written on The Viril View: On the KC Royals  |  Last updated 11/9/14
by John Viril— The digital age has completely transformed how fans interact with their favorite ballplayers.  Social media savy players now regularly communicate with fans in real time on platforms like Twitter and Facebook. For those familiar with the media, players can display pieces of their personality that were mostly hidden from fans. Pitcher Danny Duffy is one of those guys. He regularly regales Royals fans with humorous tweets. His Tommy John surgery and long recovery has done nothing to dim his outlook or slow down his outrageous sense of humor. Today, Duffy was in fine form on Twitter as he launched friendly jabs at James Shields during Shields’ Thursday afternoon start against Detroit (an 8-3 Royals victory). Bigfoot tries to catch photos of #JamesShieldsChangeup — Danny Duffy (@DannyDuffy805) April 25, 2013 #JamesShieldsChangeup once turned a vampire into a vegetarian. — Danny Duffy (@DannyDuffy805) April 25, 2013 #JamesShieldsChangeup has won a liftetime achievement awa...
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