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But do we know the whole story as to how it was captured?
The news of the capture comes to us from Marquette associate athletic director Mike Broeker:
There's not a single word of that tweet that's not awesome.
Of course, this does raise the issue of whether Broeker is being honest about how the bat was captured. I present to you this GIF, providing clear visual evidence that there was more to the situation than just playing Thunderstruck:
Of course, just because the bat is gone, it doesn't mean that we can't have some fun with the whole situation.