Re: Marlins Manager Girardi Nixes Facial Hair
Here are some Enquirer articles from 1999, the season Greg Vaughn changed everything...
Reds Clean-Shaven Since 1902:
Lighter look at Reds' (Not So) hirsute history:
And here's a picture of Pete prior to the start of the 1972 season. The beard was gone by Opening Day. I remember getting issues of a newspaper called the Reds Alert during the BRM era and seeing off-season pictures of Will McEnaney and Rawly Eastwick with beards and Fred Norman and George Foster with mustaches. It seemed strange at that time to see Reds players with facial hair.
Help stamp out, eliminate, and do away with redundancy.