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Blond Ambition: Puerto Rico Baseball Team, Fans Dye Hair

The Puerto Rican national baseball team is showing their unity at the World Baseball Classic through blond bonding. Players are sporting bleach-blond locks, inspiring fans to dye their own hair. What began as a joke among team members has turned in to a phenomenon that is causing a shortage of hair dye at beauty supply stores and pharmacies across the island.

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Mike Aviles #14, Emilio Pagan #13, Alex Claudio #58 and Seth Lugo #67 of the Puerto Rico national team stand during opening ceremonies before playing against team Netherlands during Game 1 of the Championship Round of the 2017 World Baseball Classic at Dodger Stadium on March 20, 2017 in Los Angeles, California.
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A Puerto Rico fan dons a blond wig while taking a photo during Game 1 of the Championship Round of the 2017 World Baseball Classic at Dodger Stadium. The phenomenon has sparked the rallying cry "Team Rubio!" or "Team Blonde" among fans.
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Team Puerto Rico players in the dugout before playing against the Netherlands during Game 1 of the Championship Round of the 2017 World Baseball Classic.
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Kennys Vargas #20 of Puerto Rico looks on from the dugout during the eighth inning of the World Baseball Classic Pool F Game Five between Puerto Rico and Venezuela at PETCO Park on March 18, 2017 in San Diego, California.
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Team Puerto Rico fans sporting yellow wigs cheer during Game 4 of Pool F of the 2017 World Baseball Classic against Team USA on Friday, March 17, 2017 at Petco Park in San Diego, California.
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Javier Baez #9 of the Puerto Rico reacts to a play during Game 1 of the Championship Round of the 2017 World Baseball Classic at Dodger Stadium on March 20, 2017 in Los Angeles, California.
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Team Puerto Rico celebrates their 4-3 win against team Netherlands after an 11-inning Game 1 of the Championship Round of the 2017 World Baseball Classic.
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Shades of copper blond, platinum blond and golden blond hair are seen in team Puerto Rico's dugout before Game 1 of the Championship Round of the 2017 World Baseball Classic against Team Netherlands.
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Yadier Molina #4 of Puerto Rico, right, is congratulated after hitting a solo home run during the sixth inning of the World Baseball Classic Pool F Game One against Dominican Republic.
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Eddie Rosario #17 of the Puerto Rico celebrates with teammates after getting the game-winning hit in the 11th inning for a 4-3 win over team Netherlands during Game 1 of the Championship Round of the 2017 World Baseball Classic.
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Eddie Rosario #17 of the Puerto Rico celebrates with teammates after getting the game-winning hit in the 11th inning for a 4-3 win over team Netherlands during Game 1 of the Championship Round of the 2017 World Baseball Classic.
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Puerto Rico players line the field before World Baseball Classic Pool F Game One against Dominican Republic at PETCO Park on March 14, 2017 in San Diego, California
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Pitcher Alex Claudio #58 of the Puerto Rico reacts by covering his face after he is pulled from the game in the eighth inning against Netherlands during Game 1 of the Championship Round of the 2017 World Baseball Classic.
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Players and coaches of team Puerto Rico rush on to the field at the end of the 11th inning in celebration of their 4-3 win over team Netherlands during Game 1 of the Championship Round of the 2017 World Baseball Classic at Dodger Stadium on March 20, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. Puerto Rico won 4-3 in the 11th inning.
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