Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 7/30/12
John Axford could be on to something. The Brewers closer sparked plenty of Twitter debate on Friday when he compared Tim Tebow to a Kardashian of professional sports. Axford later clarified that he was simply talking about the media attention each receives -- not the pair's respective talent levels. Still, the comparison was met with skepticism by some fans who felt Axford was laying down an unwarranted insult on Tebow. Axford even re-tweeted some others following the initial tweet. Among the points raised by those who tweeted at Axford was that the pitcher's initial point was verified -- people really...

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