Huffpost Sports

Brian Wilson Will Not Shave Beard, Will Not Play For Yankees

Posted: Updated:
BRIAN WILSON
Los Angeles Dodgers relief pitcher Brian Wilson warms up before Game 6 of the National League baseball championship series against the St. Louis Cardinals, Friday, Oct. 18, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall) | ASSOCIATED PRESS
Print

Free agent closer Brian Wilson will not shave his beard. Therefor he will not play for the New York Yankees. That's just the way it is, according to Yankees general manager Brian Cashman.

Any team that wants Wilson is going to have to take the beard as well. It's a package deal. Tim Brown of Yahoo! Sports tweeted that there are several teams interested in Wilson. We'll see if it becomes part of his next contract.

Also on HuffPost:

Close
2013 MLB Season Highlights
of
Share
Tweet
Advertisement
Share this
close
Current Slide

Suggest a correction

Around the Web

Yankees will not sign Brian Wilson ... because he won't shave his beard

Brian Wilson tells Yankees he wouldn't shave beard, won't join team

Report: Brian Wilson picks hair over Yankees

Brian Wilson picks the beard over the New York Yankees

Report: Yankees Won't Sign Brian Wilson Because He Refuses to Shave His ...

Yankees making a 'full-court press' to sign Brian McCann and Carlos Beltran

Brian Wilson Won't Sign With the Yankees Because He Refuses to Shave His ...

 
From Our Partners