Originally written on The Victory Formation  |  Last updated 11/17/14
Tamapa Bay Rays’ starting pitcher David Price made a little noise yesterday when he said that he wouldn’t want to play for the New York Yankees because of their longtime rule that won’t allow players to have more than a mustache on their face. Just to quickly recap what he said on Wednesday: “I wouldn’t stay there very long then,” said Price, who wears a closely cropped beard. “I wouldn’t sign a long-term deal there.” “Those rules, that’s old-school baseball,” Price said on Tuesday. “I was born in ’85. That’s not for me. That’s not something I want to be a part of.” Of course, anytime anyone hates on the New York Yankees, it makes the news. But not many potential $175 million pitchers are foolish enough to voice something like that to the media. Thursday, Price spoke with the media and attempted to clear the air. “It probably wasn’t the best thing to say, but I didn’t mean anything by it,” Price said. “I wasn’t looking to offend the Yankees. It’s probably the best organization in all of sports. Not just baseball, but all of sports. I didn’t mean anything (against) the New York Yankees. I’ve had friends on [...]
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