David Price gets ticket for ... backing into a parking spot?

Rays ace and 2012 AL Cy Young winner David Price likes to keep fans apprised of his comings and goings on Twitter. Unlike many athletes, he's an entertaining follow. Note that when someone tried to tell him his curveball was a weakness that Price correctly pointed out to check the "saber" stats.

The latest: Price got a ticket from a police officer for a pretty absurd reason:

I don't care for comments like these from fans. It's not about the money when you get a ticket for a BS reason. It's the principle. I'd be annoyed at getting a ticket like this even if it only cost me a nickel.

Then again, this officer doesn't seem to have a knack for detail:

Maybe the cop is a disgruntled Marlins fan?

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Matt Snyder has been a baseball writer with CBS Sports since 2011. A member of the BBWAA, he's now covered the last six World Series beginning with the epic 2011 Fall Classic. The former Indiana University... Full Bio

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