When Andrew McCutchen was dealt by the Giants to the Yankees Thursday night, it marked the end of an era — his handful of months in San Francisco, sure, but also a much longer-term one.
It meant he’d have to shave. The Yankees have that policy mandating players be clean-shaven, after all. It took him a little bit to figure out the rules:
Neil Walker says Andrew McCutchen sent him a selfie today of his beard and said “is this good enough?” and Neil had to tell him NOPE.
– Lindsey Adler (@lindseyadler) August 31, 2018
For Cutch, who already shed his dreadlocked look a few years back, this meant shaving off the finely-tuned beard-and-mustache situation he had when he arrived in San Francisco:
Because he’s a man of the people, McCutchen made sure to document his new look on a story on his Instagram page and — well, we hope you’re sitting down for this one:
Who is he? pic.twitter.com/F8XbhaVSf5
– Cut4 (@Cut4) August 31, 2018
Adrian Garro joined MLB.com in 2016. Throughout his travels, both Bartolo Colon and Vin Scully have placed their hands on his shoulders. Not at the same time, though. That’d be amazing.