Former Red Sox outfielder Coco Crisp has made headlines early this season with a voluminous "afro" hairstyle, and he's glad that such was the case, as it took the attention away from his sub-Mendoza Line batting average.

Now, at least, Crisp has upped his average to .234.

Coco talked to Heidi Watney about his hair, his 2011 start and the Sox' early season woes on Red Sox Gameday Live in the video above.