Even when they arent on duty for their teams, cheerleaders are subject to specific franchise rules about their behavior. They are forbidden from fraternizing with players. Teams say this rule is to prevent the cheerleaders from attracting stalkers.
Can cheerleaders date NBA players?
With regard to their personal lives, they are discouraged from fraternizing with players and both players and cheerleaders are advised not to date each other.
Do MLB teams have cheerleaders?
Football and basketball teams almost always have cheerleaders, but generally not baseball, soccer, volleyball, chess, gymnastics, water polo, track and cross country, tennis, swimming, or cricket?
Why are there no cheerleaders in baseball?
The design of baseball is to eliminate or minimize long gaps, while cheerleader-friendly sports employ cheerleaders to fill the gaps. Momentum in baseball typically becomes generated by the offense, the team at bat. But the defense controls the ball and the pace of play on the field in a way that can squelch momentum.