Found February 04, 2012 on Larry Brown Sports:
PLAYERS: Jose Reyes
TEAMS: Miami Marlins
Your browser does not support iframes. Jose Reyes parted ways with a commodity near and dear to his heart Friday — his hair. The Marlins shortstop had a televised haircut on MLB Network to show he is complying with his new team’s rules. He also turned it into a charity event; the hair is up for bid on eBay and the proceeds will go to the Make-A-Wish Foundation in South Florida. “It’s going to be a little bit emotional, because I’ve spent three years with this hair,” Reyes said before getting his locks chopped. “At the same time, I understand it’s a rule of my new team, the Miami Marlins. I’m a team player, so I have to cut it off.” Bidding for the hair started off at $2,500 and has nearly doubled. Given the way Reyes was so attached to his locks, I wouldn’t be surprised if turned out to be the winning bidder.

Marlins' Reyes cuts off dreadlocks for charity

New team. New uniform. New stadium. New hair?That's exactly the case for new Miami Marlins shortstop Jose Reyes, who cut off his patented dreadlocks for charity on national TV Friday though not entirely by choice.Reyes spent nine seasons with the New York Mets before signing a six-year, 106 million contract with the Marlins in December. However as part of his new deal, Reyes...

Video: Jose Reyes get haircut on TV

Jose Reyes chopped of his dreads on Friday to comply with the Marlins' long-standing policy regarding length of hair and facial hair. Reyes then put his locks up for auction on eBay with the proceeds to go to the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Southern Florida. Reyes, who inked a 6-year $106 million deal to take his talents to Little Haiti in December was told that he would have...

Marlins SS Reyes cuts dreadlocks on national TV

Newly acquired Miami Marlins shortstop Jose Reyes cut his deadlocks during a nationally televised haircut Friday on the MLB Network.Reyes left the New York Mets for a $106 million, six-year contract with the Marlins this offseason. The team has a rule that prohibits hair below the helmet line."It's going to be a little emotional because I spent three years with this hair...

Jose Reyes plans televised haircut

Along with a new uniform, Jose Reyes is getting a new look. The All-Star shortstop, who has let his dreadlocks grow since 2007, planned a nationally televised haircut Friday on the MLB Network. Reyes left the New York Mets in December for a $106 million, six-year contract with the Miami Marlins. His new team has a rule prohibiting hair below the helmet line. Reyes planned to have...

Mets Cut Ties WIth Reyes, Jose Cuts Hair With Marlins: Just Doesn't Seem Right

Last night the much awaited hair cutting ceremony of former Mets SS Jose Reyes took place. I can't describe how much it pains me to scribble "former."As anyone with a pulse knows, I have been sick to my stomach since it was obvious the Mets had absolutely zero interest in re-signing Reyes, let alone his eventual signing with the dreaded Marlins. I also firmly believe...

Jose Reyes Sheds Nasty Hair

It's no secret the level of disdain this GM has towards Jose Reyes. His smile, his hair, his handshakes, his dancing, his annoying antics...ugh! The new Miami Marlins shortstop will no longer be donning those nasty-ass dreds anymore though, due to a team rule. "One thing that I do, I wash my hair once a month. Every time I went to shower, I put a plastic bag on my hair...

Reyes’ Sheds Dreads For Charity

No more dreadlocks for Jose Reyes. The new Miami Marlins shortstop cut off his patented dreadlocks for charity on national TV Friday — though not entirely by choice. Reyes had to comply with a team rule prohibiting hair below a player’s helmet line. After his trim, Reyes’ hair was donated to the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Southern Florida. They plan to auction the hair for charity on eBay.

MLB Network to televise Jose Reyes getting a haircut

  Jose Reyes is ready to cut his dreads, and it's going to be an event. The MLB Network's “Hot Stove Show” will televise this monumental moment in hair history tonight at 6 p.m. ET. The Marlins, who have had a long-standing policy regarding length of hair and facial hair said Reyes wouldn't be an exception when they inked the shortstop to a six-year, $106 million...

Jose Reyes has had his hair taken from him

Underneath that hair it's a brown-eyed handsome man: Jose Reyes had to lose the hair due to a Florida Marlins rule. Jordan from Jordan’s Barber Shop in the Bronx cut Reyes' hair...which will now be... Full story at Bob's Blitz ~

Miami Marlins: Jose Reyes soon to have something in common with Elvis, Justin Bieber

Jose Reyes is about to make a rare donation to the world of baseball memorabilia. He’s agreed not only to cut his hair live on MLB Network Friday at 6 p.m., but to donate those locks for charity. Reyes’ hair is headed for eBay, with the proceeds benefiting the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Southern Florida. They money will be used to help grant the wishes of local children with...

Rollie Fingers, Oscar Gamble's Hair Statements Among Top 10 in Baseball History (Photos)

Jose Reyes is shedding the trademark dreadlocks. Since Marlins prohibit players from sporting shoulder-length hair, the All-Star shortstop chopped off the locks Friday in compliance with the policy. Reyes isn't the only player to show a flair for style with his locks over the years. Baseball has a long history of players and hair, especially when including facial hair. To celebrate...

Hey Mets Fans -- Look Into The Eyes Of Your Enemy

Photo Courtesy Of ESPNThe ridiculously hideous uniforms the Miami Marlins sport this upcoming season won't be the only reason some Mets fans may struggle to identify their old friend.  Jose Reyes, as per franchise rules, had his dreads sheared off yesterday with some help from Harold Reynolds and the rest of MLB Network.If that picture doesn't bring back 2006 memories, I...

INSIDE JOB: Stolen Pictures of Marlins Park Aquariums

As if enough hasn’t already been stolen from the taxpayers of Miami, here are never before seen pictures of the new Marlins Park aquariums were stolen from a mole inside Marlins Ballpark.  No fish are yet inhabiting the aquariums much like no fans are going to be going to the Marlins games after the initial honeymoon phase and the resulting traffic issues. Editor’s Note —...
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