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Joba Chamberlain to Let Fans Choose His Facial Hair for Opening Day

Detroit Tigers relief pitcher Joba Chamberlain warms up before the seventh inning of an exhibition baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates in Lakeland, Fla.,  Tuesday, March 4, 2014. The Pirates won 5-2. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
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Kyle NewportFeatured ColumnistMarch 5, 2014

Joba Chamberlain is sporting a new uniform this year, but the pitcher isn't sure what his face will look like on Opening Day.

The Detroit Tigers reliever wants the fans to pick what type of facial hair he will sport to start the season:

It seems like a cool way to get the fans involved. If the mustache wins, he should have another poll that allows the fans to pick the style. 

Maybe he'd be willing to model his mustache after Rollie Fingers:

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No matter what the fans pick, Chamberlain isn't going to top Los Angeles Dodgers reliever Brian Wilson's beard.

[Intentional Talk, h/t The Hall of Very GoodSI's Extra Mustard]

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