Credit the Detroit Free Press for having a keen eye. Their photographer caught Joba Chamberlain in his Detroit Tigers debut against the Braves today, and notice exactly how he used a tattoo to cover up his Tommy John scar.
What we noticed when we saw this picture of Joba Chamberlain pitching today. #Tigers14 pic.twitter.com/ixHNwQdCp4— Freep Sports (@freepsports) February 27, 2014
Chamberlain had Tommy John surgery in 2011. What better way to disguise a nasty scar than with ink?