kirby snead

Toronto Blue Jays just got a player who might have the best hair in team history

A quick way to become a fan favourite in any sport is to have some killer hair. After all who doesn't love the flow of Bo Bichette or the memorable mutton chops of Dustin McGowan?

But even with a long history of wild and fun hair across Jays nation, the team's newest pitcher may just have everyone beat.

Kirby Snead was drafted by the Toronto Blue Jays in the 10th round of the 2016 draft, five years later he made his MLB debut with the team and brought his flowing strawberry blonde locks with him.

Appearing in relief during Wednesday night's game against the Boston Red Sox, Snead needed only three pitches to secure two outs as he inherited two baserunners before forcing a double play to end the inning.

With the team acquiring another lefty reliever, picking up 3-time all-star Brad Hand from the Washington Nationals on Thursday it's anyone's guess whether Snead will stay with the Blue Jays or be reassigned to AAA Buffalo where he has dominated all season posting a 2.01 ERA across 27 appearances.

As the Toronto Blue Jays prepare to finally return home after a year spent playing out of Florida and Buffalo, Jays fans are sure to be eager to see their team in action as well as all the stylings and fashion that comes with them.

Lead photo by

Toronto Blue Jays


Latest Videos



Join the conversation Load comments

Latest in Sports & Play

Toronto man set to be first person with disabilities to paddle board across each Great Lake

New first of its kind spinning ride at Canada's Wonderland will make you hurl

Toronto gives Serena Williams emotional standing ovation after last ever match in Canada

Festival-goers show up to event near Toronto only to find it cancelled

Hilton Falls conservation area near Toronto comes with hiking trails and a waterfall

There's a breathtaking hidden lake in a deserted mine near Toronto

LeBron James was spotted partying in Toronto over the long weekend

New details released for massive spa and water park at Ontario Place