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In this combo of photos, Boston Red Sox players, top row from left, Jonny Gomes, Ryan Dempster, Mike Napoli and David Ortiz, and bottom row from left, Jarrod Saltalamacchia, Dustin Pedroia, David Ross and Mike Carp sport beards during a workout at Fenway Park. (Oct. 22, 2013)

Boston Red Sox beards

If you play for the Boston Red Sox, you probably have a beard. And it's probably a doozy.

Boston Red Sox's Jonny Gomes gets ready for
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Boston Red Sox's Jonny Gomes gets ready for batting practice before Game 5 of the World Series. (Oct. 28, 2013)

Boston Red Sox's Jonny Gomes, left, and Jacoby
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Boston Red Sox's Jonny Gomes, left, and Jacoby Ellsbury get ready for batting practice. (Oct. 28, 2013)

Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia waits
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Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia waits to hit during batting practice. (Oct. 28, 2013)

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Boston Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli waits
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Boston Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli waits to hit during batting practice. (Oct. 28, 2013)

Boston Red Sox left fielder Jonny Gomes watches
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Boston Red Sox left fielder Jonny Gomes watches batting practice. (Oct. 28, 2013)

Boston Red Sox's David Ross watches batting practice
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Boston Red Sox's David Ross watches batting practice before Game 5 of the World Series. (Oct. 28, 2013)

Boston Red Sox catcher David Ross strikes out.
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Boston Red Sox catcher David Ross strikes out. (Oct. 28, 2013)

Boston Red Sox's Jonny Gomes waits to take
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Boston Red Sox's Jonny Gomes waits to take batting practice before Game 5 of the World Series. (Oct. 28, 2013)

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Boston Red Sox's David Ross, left, tugs on
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Boston Red Sox's David Ross, left, tugs on David Ortiz's beard after Ortiz hit a two-run home run off St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Michael Wacha. (Oct. 24, 2013)

Boston Red Sox's Jonny Gomes stands outside the
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Boston Red Sox's Jonny Gomes stands outside the batting cage before Game 4 of the World Series. (Oct. 27, 2013)

A Boston Red Sox fan watches during practice
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A Boston Red Sox fan watches during practice before Game 3 of the World Series. (Oct. 26, 2013)

Boston Red Sox's David Ortiz smiles during batting
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Boston Red Sox's David Ortiz smiles during batting practice before Game 4 of the World Series. (Oct. 27, 2013)

Boston Red Sox's Jonny Gomes takes batting practice
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Boston Red Sox's Jonny Gomes takes batting practice before Game 1 of the World Series. (Oct. 23, 2013)

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Shavon Rodriguez shows off her foam beard before
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Shavon Rodriguez shows off her foam beard before Game 1 of the World Series. (Oct. 23, 2013)

Boston Red Sox fan Matt Verachi wears a
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Boston Red Sox fan Matt Verachi wears a fake beard before Game 1 of the World Series. (Oct. 23, 2013)

Boston Red Sox's Dustin Pedroia waits to take
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Boston Red Sox's Dustin Pedroia waits to take batting practice. (Oct. 23, 2013)

Boston Red Sox's David Ross puts on his
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Boston Red Sox's David Ross puts on his cap during batting practice before Game 1 of the World Series. (Oct. 23, 2013)

Boston Red Sox's David Ross watches batting practice
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Boston Red Sox's David Ross watches batting practice before Game 1 of the World Series. (Oct. 23, 2013)

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Boston Red Sox's Mike Napoli watches batting practice
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Boston Red Sox's Mike Napoli watches batting practice before Game 1 of the World Series. (Oct. 23, 2013)

Boston Red Sox's Jonny Gomes answers questions during
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Boston Red Sox's Jonny Gomes answers questions during a media availability. (Oct. 22, 2013)

In this combo of photos, Boston Red Sox
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In this combo of photos, Boston Red Sox players, top row from left, Jonny Gomes, Ryan Dempster, Mike Napoli and David Ortiz, and bottom row from left, Jarrod Saltalamacchia, Dustin Pedroia, David Ross and Mike Carp sport beards during a workout at Fenway Park. (Oct. 22, 2013)

Nick Rose set's up an ice display of
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Nick Rose set's up an ice display of the Boston Red Sox players with beards. (Oct. 22, 2013)

Boston Red Sox's David Ross looks on during
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Boston Red Sox's David Ross looks on during a workout at Fenway Park. (Oct. 22, 2013)

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Boston Red Sox catcher David Ross waits to
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Boston Red Sox catcher David Ross waits to hit during batting practice. (Oct. 21, 2013)

Boston Red Sox's Jonny Gomes waits to hit
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Boston Red Sox's Jonny Gomes waits to hit during batting practice. (Oct. 21, 2013)

Boston Red Sox's Jonny Gomes answers questions during
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Boston Red Sox's Jonny Gomes answers questions during a media availability. (Oct. 22, 2013)

Boston Red Sox's Mike Napoli answers questions during
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Boston Red Sox's Mike Napoli answers questions during a media availability. (Oct. 22, 2013)

Boston Red Sox's Dustin Pedroia answers questions during
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Boston Red Sox's Dustin Pedroia answers questions during a media availability. (Oct. 22, 2013)

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Boston Red Sox's Jonny Gomes waits to take
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Boston Red Sox's Jonny Gomes waits to take batting practice during a workout at Fenway Park. (Oct. 22, 2013)

Boston Red Sox's David Ross rubs his beard
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Boston Red Sox's David Ross rubs his beard during a news conference at Fenway Park. (Oct. 22, 2013)

Jonny Gomes celebrates after the Red Sox beat
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Jonny Gomes celebrates after the Red Sox beat the Detroit Tigers in Game 6 of the ALCS. (Oct. 19, 2013)

Jonny Gomes limbers up outside the batting cage
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Jonny Gomes limbers up outside the batting cage before Game 6 of the ALCS. (Oct. 19, 2013)

Kayla Hatch waits for a customer at a
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Kayla Hatch waits for a customer at a booth where she paints fake beards at Fenway Park. (Oct. 19, 2013)

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Boston Red Sox's Mike Napoli, right, is greeted
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Boston Red Sox's Mike Napoli, right, is greeted by Jonny Gomes following a home run by Napoli in the second inning. (Oct. 17, 2013)

Boston Red Sox fan Shaylan Spurway sports a
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Boston Red Sox fan Shaylan Spurway sports a fake beard before Game 5 of the ALCS. (Oct. 17, 2013)

Boston Red Sox's Mike Napoli reacts after a
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Boston Red Sox's Mike Napoli reacts after a ground rule double in the third inning. (Oct. 17, 2013)

Boston Red Sox's Mike Napoli gets hit beard
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Boston Red Sox's Mike Napoli gets hit beard pulled after hitting a home run in the second inning. (Oct. 17, 2013)

Boston Red Sox's Mike Napoli gets hit beard
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Boston Red Sox's Mike Napoli gets hit beard pulled after hitting a home run in the second inning. (Oct. 17, 2013)

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Boston Red Sox's Mike Napoli pauses after the
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Boston Red Sox's Mike Napoli pauses after the end of the fifth inning during Game 5 of the ALCS. (Oct. 17, 2013)

Boston Red Sox's Jonny Gomes reacts after scoring
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Boston Red Sox's Jonny Gomes reacts after scoring in the second inning. (Oct. 17, 2013)

Jonny Gomes waits to take batting practice before
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Jonny Gomes waits to take batting practice before Game 4 of the ALCS. (Oct. 16, 2013)

Boston Red Sox's Mike Napoli waits for batting
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Boston Red Sox's Mike Napoli waits for batting practice before Game 4 of the ALCS. (Oct. 16, 2013)

Boston Red Sox's Mike Napoli waits to take
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Boston Red Sox's Mike Napoli waits to take batting practice before Game 3 of the ALCS. (Oct. 15, 2013)

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Red Sox starting pitcher John Lackey throws before
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Red Sox starting pitcher John Lackey throws before the start of Game 3 of the ALCS. (Oct. 15, 2013)

Boston Red Sox's Dustin Pedroia throws out Detroit
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Boston Red Sox's Dustin Pedroia throws out Detroit Tigers' Alex Avila in the fifth inning. (Oct. 15, 2013)

Boston Red Sox left fielder Jonny Gomes tosses
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Boston Red Sox left fielder Jonny Gomes tosses his helmet after striking out in the second inning. (Oct. 15, 2013)

Boston Red Sox's David Ortiz pulls on the
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Boston Red Sox's David Ortiz pulls on the beard of Mike Napoli after Napoli hits a home run in the seventh inning. (Oct. 15, 2013)

Boston Red Sox's Clay Buchholz grips a bat
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Boston Red Sox's Clay Buchholz grips a bat during a baseball team workout. (Oct. 1, 2013)

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Boston Red Sox's Jonny Gomes reacts after hitting
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Boston Red Sox's Jonny Gomes reacts after hitting a two-run double against the Tampa Bay Rays. (Oct. 4, 2013)

Boston Red Sox's Dustin Pedroia holds a bat
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Boston Red Sox's Dustin Pedroia holds a bat as he waits his turn in the cage. (Oct. 6, 2013)

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