Best Athlete Tweets Of The Week: August 22-28 (TWEETS)

08/30/2011 04:04 pm ET | Updated Oct 30, 2011

Besides the deluge of athletes tweeting about Hurricane Irene, it was a slow week in the sporting Twitterverse. Well, unless you were Gilbert Arenas, who was alternately tweeting, deleting and battling. Otherwise, it was relatively quiet.

Nevertheless, we've scoured our timeline from the past week to bring you what we believe to be the best of the best. Vote on which athlete you believe had this week's best tweet. The winner will be given remarkable Interweb cred and 140 characters worth of salutations via the HuffPost Sports twitter account.

The Best Athlete Tweets Of The Week (August 22nd-August 29th)

Last week's champion athlete tweeter was the Atlanta Braves' Australian pitcher Peter Moylan

Im so pumped. Alert the media it is official, I just threw a no hitter in my simulated game.. Still waiting for guys to carry me off.less than a minute ago via Echofon Favorite Retweet Reply


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