Cubs fans can't handle Dexter Fowler saying the 'best pizza on earth' is in St. Louis

St. Louis rejoices while Chicago boils after reading what the outfielder tweeted on Wednesday.

Sam Masterson
July 01, 2020 - 5:20 pm

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - Did you think the rivalry between the St. Louis Cardinals and Chicago Cubs couldn't get any more heated? Well, Dexter Fowler just turned up the thermostat. 

A tweet by the current Cardinals and former Cubs outfielder is going viral among baseball fans and foodies from both cities. He said on Wednesday that St. Louis has "the best pizza on earth." Which has to be a shot at the beloved deep-dish style pizza in Chicago, right? 

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It's not sitting well with some. Here are a few of the best reactions: 

But here in St. Louis, a lot of folks are proud of him backing thin-crust pizza: