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Mustache Madness: Carroll vs. Doumit

The worst record in baseball will force players to try a lot of crazy things to change their luck. Growing sweet mustaches is not one of those crazy things. A strong mustache is something to respect, and Jamey Carroll and Ryan Doumit are proving it.
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The worst record in baseball will force players to try a lot of crazy things to change their luck. Growing sweet mustaches is not one of those crazy things. A strong mustache is something to respect, and Jamey Carroll and Ryan Doumit are proving it.

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