As you are probably aware, the practice of “rookie hazing” pops up at two major times in every baseball season. First, in spring training and then once again when the September call-ups happen. It usually involves sparkles, ruffles, pink, cartoon characters, spandex or some combination of these things.
Also, someone usually has a camera. A quick google images search of “baseball rookie hazing” will unearth countless gems that will both amuse and horrify you (seriously, go try it sometime. You’ll be scarred for life.).
And thanks to the miracle of twitter, the first round of rookie hazing in the Diamondbacks’ camp was posted on twitter for all of us to
So, may I present “Diamondbacks’ Rookies Go To The
Fare Fair Faire(?) Festival“