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Photo of the Day: The Yard Goats' mascots are finally here, and they are fantastically neon

Photo: The Yard Goats unveil new, neon mascots

Did Halloween sneak up on you this year? Not sure how you'll find the time to figure out a costume before Saturday? Never fear, noble reader, because the Hartford Yard Goats are here to help. 

The Rockies' Double-A affiliate is set to open in their new home next season, and on Friday, they took arguably the most important step toward becoming a Minor League franchise: unveiling the mascots. Behold, Chompers and Chew Chew, the neon goat couple.

The vibrant colors, the friendly faces, the questionable wardrobe decisions -- truly, all the critical mascot boxes have been checked. We're not saying you'll definitely win your costume contest, but, really, who doesn't love a goat in plaid?