As the Kansas City Royals played the Toronto Blue Jays on the field during the American League Championship Series this month, the libraries in their hometowns engaged in a friendly war of words on Twitter.
The Kansas City Public Library first tweeted Oct. 20, with the hashtag, #bookspinepoetry:
The Toronto Public Library tweeted the next day:
The battle of book titles eventually ended after the Royals won Game 6 on Friday, going on to the World Series:
But the #bookspinepoetry battle does not appear to be over: