Great story about the Yankees' Gio Urshela and the new Yankee mascot in The New York Times.
Yes, it is a parrot. More precisely, it is a Scarlet Macaw, and it is endangered throughout much of its range.
Friends and I have seen them in Belize. They may be even more spectacular than the 2019 Yankees!
More on macaws here.
Photo above is from The NY Times -- Kathy Willens/Associated Press. Article is by James Wagner.