Freewheeling Josh Reddick isn’t serious about many things, but he’s serious about this: He will win his beard-off with Daniel Bryan, and he will tell you to go away until you stop tempting him to trim his whiskers.
Reddick is adopting the mountain man look this year as part of a challenge from Bryan, a WWE fighter. The two are growing beards the entire year, with fans voting at the end whose is better.
Reddick’s facial hair has received plenty of attention around baseball — and apparently quite a bit from curious onlookers who haven’t read important Internet news stories about it and are wondering when he’ll shave it off. Reddick answered them this week:
To everybody telling me to shave or those who will tell me to shave. NO—
josh Reddick (@joshreddick16) April 03, 2013
Here’s a photo of Reddick’s beard getting tagged out Wednesday night.