Found May 05, 2013 on Outside the Boxscore:
Personally, I've never really wanted hair of any professional athlete but at the end of the day, it might be a cool keepsake. Last weekend, the Oakland Athletics player wives held a silent auction to benefit Autism awareness and many different items were up for bid including some recently cut hair off the head of outfielder Josh Reddick. Two A's fans named Tony and Drew scored the hair for amazing $40.00 and below is the entire story: Your browser does not support iframes. (Courtesy of Beer Mug Sports)

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