DETROIT (Sportsman’s Daily Wire Service) Tigers 21 year old pitcher Ian Krol expected the kind of good natured ribbing most rookies receive while playing along side veteran Major Leaguers. That’s when slugger Miguel Cabrera’s initially innocent trick – the longtime classic – the hotfoot went horribly wrong.
Apparently someone tipped Krol off that Cabrera was about to give him a hotfoot. That’s when Krol snuck into the locker room and doused himself in turpentine. When Cabrera administered the hotfoot, Krol exploded into a blazing inferno.
“I guess the joke was on him,” said Krol, recovering at a local burn unit. “You should have seen the look on his face when I started screaming. What a fuckin’ riot.” (more…)