When Rockies Fans Attack

Death though 140 characters: Rockies' owner Dick Monfort got a tweet-full from fed up fans on Tuesday.

February 12 2014, 4:55 PM

Colorado Rockies’ owner Dick Monfort took to Twitter yesterday to answer fan questions for what should have been an innocuous conversation. Much to our delight—and to the delight of anyone who someday wants a consistently competitive baseball team in Denver—lots of folks aren’t buying what the club has been selling. As one tweeter later said: “Who was the PR guru that thought #AsktheOwner was a good idea?”

A sampling: 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

But perhaps the best (saddest?) tweet came from Monfort himself:

 

...As in the baseball card company.

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