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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?
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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...
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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:
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