The New York Yankees have a unique clause in their contracts: no beards. In fact, according to the rules, no facial hair is allowed at all. As one might imagine, in this day and age when male facial hair is having a comeback, that could take a toll on a Yankee’s psyche. In particular, it seems to have made Derek Jeter a little envious, judging from his actions Tuesday night when he greeted Robinson Cano, a former Yankee who now plays for the Seattle Mariners, during a home game.
And Cano’s beard isn’t even lush!
One can only imagine how Jeter feels about the Dodgers’ Brian Wilson, who famously refused to lop his whiskers to become a Yankee last year, the LA Times reports.
And just for good measure: