Originally written on Sportress of Blogitude  |  Last updated 1/10/13
On Wednesday, regular followers of the official Twitter account of the Boston Red Sox were likely taken aback a bit if they noticed that the account’s avatar was not the traditional BoSox logo but instead the image of some wildman with unkempt hair and a ratty goatee. But any fears of some hostile takeover by some unstable, weirdo Red Sox fan were unwarranted and soon allayed, as it was quickly discovered that the man whose image became the Red Sox’s Twitter account avatar was none other than the team’s new closer, Joel Hanrahan. And given the few tweets he did offer up on Wednesday, he didn’t do half bad with his assignment. Well done, crazy-haired closer guy. [BuzzFeed] TweetThe post Some wild-haired crazy man hijacked the Red Sox’s official Twitter account (pic) appeared first on Sportress of Blogitude.
GET THE YARDBARKER APP:
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45
MORE FROM YARDBARKER

Cam Newton addresses ‘gang’ photo on Instagram

Steelers defense is younger and faster but not better

Duke basketball to visit White House next Tuesday

Report: Cowboys have interest in Broncos RB Montee Ball

NFL owners to discuss changing Goodell's disciplinary role

Report: Eagles trade Matt Barkley to Arizona Cardinals

LIKE WHAT YOU SEE?
GET THE DAILY NEWSLETTER:

Bill Belichick on having Tom Brady back: ‘He never left’

Mendoza replaces Schilling on 'Sunday Night Baseball'

Report: LeBron expanding program to help adults get GEDs

Here's Johnny 2.0

Michigan remains a fixer-upper in wake of loss to Utah

Tom Brady Sr. happy 'Kangaroo Court' no longer in session

MLB News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
the YARDBARKER app
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Robert Griffin III and a dream deferred

Best, worst surprises of NFL preseason

The Gospel Of Harbaugh prepares for its ultimate test of faith

Meet the Utah Utes, the pluckiest program in college football

Iman Shumpert will name daughter Iman Shumpert Jr.

Dallas company celebrates Romo with DirecTV 'crownies'

Top 10 storylines for Week 4 of the NFL preseason

Matt Williams is still hopelessly married to the idea of the closer’s role

Five unique CFB games to watch this weekend

Be careful what you wish for, Jay Gruden

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Help
Follow Yardbarker