Yes, There Is A Reason That Crazy-Looking Guy Is Tweeting For The Red Sox

That’s a Red Sox player. Yes, he’s a professional baseball player. I know it’s confusing. posted on

1. Here is the current avatar of the official Boston Red Sox Twitter account.

Don’t believe me? LOOK:

3. However, it turns out that the Red Sox Twitter was not commandeered by a crazy-haired random. That’s Joel Hanrahan, Boston’s new closer.

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Hanrahan’s tweeting from @RedSox today, and he’s doing a bang-up job.

This guy: @hanrahan52" target="_blank">http://twitter.com/hanrahan52">@hanrahan52 is taking over our account today. P.S. the hair is real & will be back by Opening Day pic.twitter.com/aNsrbBpg" target="_blank">http://t.co/aNsrbBpg">pic.twitter.com/aNsrbBpg

Awesome to meet Conor the #1 Norte Dame fan @TheJimmyFund" target="_blank">http://twitter.com/TheJimmyFund">@TheJimmyFund ^JH pic.twitter.com/eelu4ro0" target="_blank">http://t.co/eelu4ro0">pic.twitter.com/eelu4ro0

Just had lunch at @jerryremysgrill I definitely recommend the steak bomb and wings ^JH pic.twitter.com/ScAkdqH3" target="_blank">http://t.co/ScAkdqH3">pic.twitter.com/ScAkdqH3

I run on Dunkin ^JH RT @terilaine:" target="_blank">http://twitter.com/terilaine">@terilaine: @RedSox" target="_blank">http://twitter.com/RedSox">@RedSox do you run on @DunkinDonuts" target="_blank">http://twitter.com/DunkinDonuts">@DunkinDonuts or starbucks? #AskJoel" target="_blank">http://twitter.com/search?q=%23AskJoel">#AskJoel

Gotta go with Field of Dreams ^JH RT @BryceM33:" target="_blank">http://twitter.com/BryceM33">@BryceM33: @RedSox" target="_blank">http://twitter.com/RedSox">@RedSox #askjoel" target="_blank">http://twitter.com/search?q=%23askjoel">#askjoel favorite baseball movie of all-time?

10. For those of you with a royal ‘fro dreaming about the day when you’ll take over @RedSox — you better learn how to pitch with the game on the line.

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