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Updated: 05/02/2014 06:29:00PM

Crabs capitalize on Winston incident

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Tyler Goeddel hits the ball during the Stone Crabs home game against Jupiter on Thursday evening.

File- This Sept. 28, 2013 file photo shows Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston (5) passing the ball during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game against Boston College at Alumni Stadium in Boston. There's not an enormous difference between Winston and Tajh Boyd of Clemson. At least not to a couple of former NFL executives. Gil Brandt, former Dallas Cowboys vice president of player personnel, says the redshirt freshman Winston has a slightly stronger arm. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File)

By Josh Vitale

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PORT CHARLOTTE — When Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston was accused of shoplifting crab legs from a Tallahassee Publix late Tuesday night, the Charlotte Stone Crabs saw an opportunity.

They picked up some instant Internet fame with a timely tweet on Wednesday afternoon and, in honor of Winston’s crab-related run-in with the law, the Stone Crabs dubbed Thursday’s game against the Jupiter Hammerheads “Claw and Order” night.

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