Which may be why someone created a fake Twitter profile of a nationally-recognized sports economist to tweet pro-Rays stadium news:
author of several books that use economics to debunk common sports myths.
I was a little suspicious why a professor from Utah would care so much about Tampa Bay:
Not sure I am qualified to give Twitter Pro-Tips. But if you create fake account, pick someone with many followers: https://t.co/4XadC3OJlLGood news, David - you know you've "made it" when someone creates a fake Twitter account under your name.
— David Berri (@wagesofwins) December 28, 2014
The other good news is this episode has introduced me to Berri's work, which looks very interesting. I've started following his REAL Twitter feed, and may add his books to my reading list as well.
UPDATE: Someone pointed out the tweets all appear to be selectively copied from accounts of other Rays-themed accounts, such as MLB.com's Adam Berry. Who, why, or how the tweets are getting selected remains a mystery.