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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

Brave New Welts

Atlanta Braves pitcher John Smoltz gave himself 13-centimeter long welts on his chest in an accident last March when he tried to iron his polo shirt while still wearing it, according to The Guardian newspaper.

"I've ironed that way five or six times," Smoltz said, "and never had it happen."

second innings to seal victory with 11.3 overs to spare and with opener Adrian Griffith unbeaten on 23.