Found June 12, 2013 on
PLAYERS: Tim Hudson
TEAMS: Atlanta Braves
  Getty Images Braves starter Tim Hudson went to the rosin bag last night, and wiped it on his head. In the second inning of the Braves game against San Diego the Braves starter hit the bag a few times before wiping it across his head. Hudson suffered another tough loss in the game after allowing three runs in 7 1/3 innings of work. This is hardly the first time that Hudson has applied rosin to his head. As evident by the youtube video below Hudson also did it in 2012. Hudson does not have hair on his head so maybe the rosin is being used to keep his hat on?

Video: Tim Hudson uses rosin bag to wipe sweat off bald head

Your browser does not support iframes.Braves pitcher Tim Hudson employed the use of an unusual object to keep his head dry on the mound during Tuesday night's game against the Padres.Seen here is the veteran right-hander picking up a rosin bag and using it to dry the sweat off of his freshly-shaved head. Well, that's a first.The trick may have done well to keep Hudson dry...

Three Cuts: Hard-luck Hudson foiled in Braves' loss to Padres

Here are three things we learned from the Braves' 3-2 defeat to the Padres on Tuesday, clinching a losing mark for Atlanta's final West Coast trip of the regular season: 1. Tim Hudson held up his end of the bargain in SoCal even if it meant back-to-back losses against the Dodgers and Padres For the trip out West, Hudson allowed four earned runs and nine hits over 14...

Kris Medlen does not want to go to the bullpen

Kris Medlen does not want to head to the bullpen when Brandon Beachy comes off the disabled list. Medlen is the only member of the Braves rotation who has experience in the bullpen. Many figured that the Braves would place Beachy in the rotation spot of Julio Teheran. That is far from certain with Teheran pitching better of late. “I’ll let it be known that I don’t want to go...

Braves pitcher Tim Hudson uses rosin bag to dry head

Normally, rosin bags are used by baseball pitchers to keep their hands dry and prevent blisters from building up. Last night during the San Diego Padres, Atlanta Braves pitcher Tim Hudson found a new use for it by drying the sweat off of his bald head: Your browser does not support iframes. Tim Hudson...visionary! (Courtesy of Tireball)

Chipper Jones lists Atlanta home for 3.19 million

In retirement, Chipper Jones has been required to move on. In the case of his impressive mansion in Roswell, Ga., the Braves legend is taking the idiom literally. Jones, the 1999 National League MVP and eight-time All-Star, has put the 3.19 million home up for sale. Besides the fact that it is the former home of a potential Hall of Fame baseball player, the house comprises eight...

Beachy underwhelms in final scheduled rehab start

Exempting the friendly onlookers at his past five minor league rehab starts and the spring training visitors who perhaps caught a glimpse of the right-hander down at Walt Disney's Orlando resort, the last time Atlanta Braves fans watched Brandon Beachy throw a baseball was 362 days ago. In an eventual 5-0 loss to the Baltimore Orioles, Beachy made it through 12 batters without...

Braves Late Rally Falls Short Against Padres

Jason Heyward blasted two home runs Monday night The Atlanta Braves bats came alive in the ninth inning on Monday night, but it was a little too late, as they fell to the San Diego Padres, 7-6.  Evan Gattis and Jason Heyward led an Atlanta comeback that came up short, as Justin Upton struck out to end the game. Julio Teheran struggled after his one-hit performance against the Pirates...

Chipper Jones lists Atlanta mansion

Retired Braves third baseman Chipper Jones earned a cool $168,000,000 in his 19-year playing career. With his days of peppering the gaps in Turner Field over, Jones no longer needs his 23,504 square-foot Roswell, Georgia mansion (as if he ever needed it). The home of a guy named Larry who collected 2,627 career hits sports seven bedrooms, eight full bathrooms, three half bathrooms...

Padres Sweep Braves Back to Atlanta, 5-3

Maholm was shaky Wednesday afternoon The San Diego Padres got the bats going early against Atlanta Braves starter Paul Maholm, and Edinson Volquez pitched seven stellar innings, as the Padres completed the series sweep of the Braves on Wednesday afternoon, 5-3. San Diego stayed true to their series form, by jumping on the Braves early.  In the previous two games of the series, the...

Video: Fan superman dives into bushes for Jason Heyward home run ball

This fan literally launches himself over a railing and into some bushes trying to snag a Jayson Heyward home run ball, but he wasn't even close, ouch.

Padres fan dives into bushes for Jason Heyward HR ball (Video)

Padres fan dives into bushes for Jason Heyward HR ball A San Diego Padres fan made a hilarious attempt to chase down a home run ball hit by Atlanta Braves batter Jason Heyward by diving into some bushes during Monday night's game at Petco Park. It happened in the top of the eighth inning as Heyward hit the HR to right field and the ball found its way into an alleyway between...

Padres Cashner Outduels Braves Hudson, 3-2

The San Diego Padres made it two in a row over the Atlanta Braves, as Chase Headley homered and starter Andrew Cashner out-pitched Tim Hudson. Hudson was sharp again on Tuesday night. But he did not get the run support he deserved and absorbed the loss. The win over the Braves has given the Padres a chance to sweep the series tomorrow afternoon. The Braves got on the board first...

Braves spear Clippers 9-2

Pitching in his first game since sustaining a left oblique injury in a game back on April 28, right-hander Daisuke Matsuzaka tossed a scoreless 2 2/3 innings against the Gwinnett Braves Tuesday. After throwing 41 pitches (he was limited to 50), Matsuzaka exited the game and everything went downhill from there. Reliever Paolo Espino, Cole Cook and Bryan Price combined to surrender...

Padres 3, Braves 2

Andrew Cashner outdueled Tim Hudson, Chase Headley homered and the San Diego Padres beat the Atlanta Braves for the second straight game, 3-2 Tuesday night. Cashner (5-3) pitched a career high eight innings, allowing two runs on six hits, striking out five and walking one. It marked the seventh straight time that he has pitched six-plus innings. At one point Cashner retired 10 straight...
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