Friday, April 28, 2006

Can peeing on your hands make them tough? By Dan Kois

This is actually old news, but it is so "WTF?" I had to post it.

Can peeing on your hands make them tough?
In a recent interview with ESPN's Gary Miller, Chicago Cubs outfielder Moises Alou revealed that during baseball season he urinates on his hands to toughen them up. Alou, one of the few major leaguers who doesn't wear gloves while batting, is backed up by Yankees catcher Jorge Posada, who says, 'You don't want to shake my hand during spring training.' Even Cubs hurler Kerry Wood mentioned on a local radio show that he's tried the technique to remedy blisters on his pitching hand"


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