Arizona Diamondbacks Add Luchador Mascot, Which Is Way Better Than Most MLB Mascots

Arizona Diamondbacks Add Luchador Mascot, Which Is Way Better Than Most MLB Mascots

The Arizona Diamondbacks announced that they're adding a luchador as an official mascot of the team, and some people are poking fun at the move, naturally.

We're not sure if you've taken a look at the mascots around Major League Baseball recently, but a Mexican wrestler in a lucha libre mask is way better than most of these things.

Really, take a look at some of these:

  • A very hairy devil ray

  • A purple dinosaur

  • An obese fish with arms

  • This green thing

  • This green thing

  • An animal that's not even marginally relevant to the area

  • Arizona Diamondbacks Add Luchador Mascot, Which Is Way Better Than Most MLB Mascots

  • The National Audubon Society

  • Arizona Diamondbacks Add Luchador Mascot, Which Is Way Better Than Most MLB Mascots

  • Just some guy with a baseball for a head

  • Arizona Diamondbacks Add Luchador Mascot, Which Is Way Better Than Most MLB Mascots

  • Nothing

  • Arizona Diamondbacks Add Luchador Mascot, Which Is Way Better Than Most MLB Mascots

See, it could be much worse.

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