Connor Barwin & Jason Kelce wearing Phillies jerseys and racking up wins against bikinied beer pongers at Coachella? Connor Barwin & Jason Kelce wearing Phillies jerseys and racking up wins against bikinied beer pongers at Coachella.
These numbers come from our friends at Facebook, though that probably won’t stop Cardinal Nation and not-ready-for-prime-time pitchers from accusing a cancer survivor of cheating to win this battle, too.
The Boston Red Sox defeated the St. Louis Cardinals 8-1 at Fenway Park on Wednesday night to win the first game of the 2013 World Series. Boston also dominated the conversation on Facebook, generating over 5 million interactions from more than 2.6 million unique people on the social media platform.
The Red Sox out-buzzed the Cardinals 62% to 38% in terms of Facebook chatter, with men 25 to 34 doing most of the talking. Here are the Top 5 Demos Wednesday night:
- Men 25-34
- Men 35-44
- Women 25-34
- Women 35-44
- Men 18-24
The Red Sox’s home state of Massachusetts topped the list of states with the biggest buzz. Missouri, home to the Cardinals, was second on the list. The Top 10 states buzzing about Game 1 were:
- New York
- New Jersey