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Canseco’s Re-Attached Smelly Finger Falls Off

jcWe hate to post this, but we can’t help it.  As you recall, former MLB outfielder Jose Canseco blew off his left middle finger in late October while cleaning his gun in the kitchen of his Las Vegas home. Well, the re-attached finger, which Canseco described as “smelling really bad” in a Twitter post, fell off during a poker game.  Enjoy your Monday!  Read more and view photo here.  If you must, you can follow Canseco on Twitter here.

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Canseco Accidently Shoots His Hand While Cleaning Gun

jcFormer Major League Baseball slugger Jose Canseco, 50, reportedly shot himself in the left hand while cleaning his gun at his home in the Las Vegas Valley.  According to his fiance, model Leila Knight, his middle finger was “hanging by a string.”  She also said doctors told her that Canseco will never regain full use of the hand.  Read more here.

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Tornadoes Sign Jose Canseco

PRESS RELEASE – The Worcester Tornadoes today signed former Major League Outfielder & Designated Hitter Jose Canseco to a one season contract. The native Cuban spent parts of 17 seasons in the majors, mashing 462 homeruns. Continue reading

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Canseco Bashes North American League, NAL Fires Back

In a New York Daily News story announcing a celebrity boxing match between troubled former MLB stars Jose Canseco and Lenny Dykstra, Canseco made the following comments about the indy pro North American League: Continue reading

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Financial Troubles in Lake County Create Circus

Lake County Fielders (North American League) field manager Tim Johnson resigned and 11 players refused to take the field in solidarity over the weekend because they had not been paid.  In response, Fielders hitting coach Pete LaCock took over the team and put all listed pitchers in positional spots for the game, and non-pitchers pitched.  To make the game fair, Yuma Scorpions field Continue reading

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Canseco: The NAL’s Sideshow Ambassador?

It’s cheers and jeers when Yuma Scorpions player/manager Jose Canseco takes the field at ballparks across the indy pro North American League.  Most famous for his admitted steroid use, the former MLB superstar remains the center of attention, even when venturing across the border to the Great White North.  Read more here.

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Jose Canseco Named Field Manager of Yuma Scorpions

PRESS RELEASE – The Yuma Scorpions announced today that Jose Canseco has been named as the Manager of the minor league baseball team for this coming season in the North American League.  He will also play 1B or DH and will be the first fulltime player manager in professional baseball since Pete Rose held the similar position with the Cincinnati Reds in 1984 – 1986. Continue reading


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Canseco, Home Run Derby Coming to Gastonia

PRESS RELEASE – Former American League MVP, Jose Canseco will hitting in the first annual ASP Nation Home Run Derby at Sims Legion Park on March 19th. Jeff Hall of East Coast Athletics and the Gastonia Grizzlies have teamed up to host the event which will give fans the opportunity to participate in the derby with the finalists hitting after Jose Canseco. Continue reading

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Canseco Coming to Edinburg Baseball Stadium

PRESS RELEASE – The Edinburg Roadrunners of United League Baseball announced today that Jose Canseco will be at Edinburg Baseball Stadium Friday August 20 through Sunday August 22 for the final three games of the series with the Laredo Broncos. Continue reading

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