One of the rites of passage for a major-league rookie is to do whatever the veterans on the team say.
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That includes wearing ridiculous outfits.
Heres some proof: A photo posted to Royals starter Ervin Santanas Twitter account after Sundays win over Texas. Its unclear whether the costumes had to stay on during the teams flight to Seattle for Monday nights game against the Mariners.
Rookie time pic.twitter.com/8DSKLqJpug— Ervin Santana (@ErvinSantana_54) September 22, 2013
Meanwhile, heres how Santana and the veterans rolled out of Kauffman Stadium.