Lohse was way ahead of them. He said Saturday morning that he fully intends to wear a shirt under his uniform jersey that covers the ink when he pitches. Major League Baseball has at times required pitchers to remove or cover items on their bodies that could potentially distract hitters -- such as a tattoo on one's pitching arm.
"I'll probably wear a sleeve, like three-quarter," Lohse said. "I wear long sleeves anyway."
"I'm not too worried about it. It's not going to change anything. It doesn't matter if it's 30 degrees or 100, I always wear half a sleeve anyway."