If you're keeping up with Major League Baseball, you might already be aware that the Washington Nationals are hot! Star pitcher Stephen Strasburg is on fire too--well, at least part of him is!
After having his worst start of the season against the San Diego Padres, word got out that there may have been mitigating factors in Strasburg's performance.
Nationals Manager Davey Johnson told reporters after the game that "some icy hot got misplaced."
It seems the Icy Hot mixed with sweat and traveled down to his crotch, creating a burning sensation that was just too distracting.
The Nationals fell to the Padres, 6-1.
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