Brandon McCarthy facing some minor obstacles with Yankees
JUL 08, 2014 3:23p ET
First, much to his wife Amanda's delight, the right-hander had to lose the beard he was sporting, since the Yankees do not allow players to have facial hair.
Now, it seems finding a uniform number to wear is a slight issue since the Yankees have retired so many (1, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 8, 9, 10, 15, 16, 23, 32, 37, 42, 44 and 49).
*Kramer's moviefone voice* "well why don't you just tell me what number isn't retired"— Brandon McCarthy (@BMcCarthy32) July 8, 2014
And now we all get to enjoy this clip:
McCarthy will make his first start for the Yankees on Wednesday against the Indians.