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12:09 PM ET 07.19 | The Arizona Diamondbacks are getting a new face to interact with the fans. It was announced that the "Diamondbacks Luchador" will be the team's new official mascot. Major League Baseball made the official announcement and unveiled the new mascot late Thursday night. The Diamondbacks are introducing the new mascot to embrace their Hispanic fanbase and hopefully attract even more. They will also be giving away 20,000 luchador masks during their game on July 27.

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July 19, 2013  11:19 PM ET

Next event.. WWE Wednesday

July 19, 2013  11:20 PM ET

Hope there aren't a lot of robberies with people wearing Diamondback's Luchador masks

July 20, 2013  08:28 AM ET
QUOTE(#2):

Hope there aren't a lot of robberies with people wearing Diamondback's Luchador masks

Yes, that 'mask' idea needs a BIT more rethinking..............

July 20, 2013  08:34 AM ET

Too bad this Luchidor has already been detained and sent back for entering Arizona illegally.

July 20, 2013  09:08 AM ET

What the heck does wrestling have to do with baseball? Just what crowd are they appealing to?

July 20, 2013  09:18 AM ET
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Just what crowd are they appealing to?

Hispanics. Those who can make it to the ballpark successfully that is

 
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