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Lenny Dykstra

Jail Time for Craigslist Knife Attack

4/18/2012 1:50 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
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More slammertime for disgraced baseball star Lenny Dykstra ... Nails has just been sentenced to 3 months in L.A. County Jail for allegedly holding a knife to a woman's throat.

Dykstra pleaded no contest to charges of assault with a deadly weapon and lewd conduct this morning ... for incidents involving women he lured to his home by posting ads for a housekeeper on Craigslist.com.

Officials tell us ... when the women would arrive to his home, Dykstra would inform them the job required them to give him a massage ... and then he would expose himself.

Dykstra allegedly ran the scheme at least 6 times ... and during one of the incidents, officials say he held a knife against a woman's throat and forced her to massage him.

In exchange for his plea, Dykstra was sentenced to 3 months in jail and 3 years probation. 

Dykstra's no stranger to the pokey ... just last month, he was sentenced to 3 years in prison after pleading no contest to grand theft auto and providing a false financial statement.

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themare    

Will he get out in 3 hours like Lohan did?

886 days ago
2.

LittleBIt    

My God, Lenny, what the hell happened to you??? I remember your glory days on the Philadelphia Phillies Baseball Team.
Never thought you'd end up like this. Get some help, dude. You obviously need it. I can see why you are friends with Charlie Sheen if you are doing this kind of stupid sh*t. It's right up Charlies ally. Shame on you.

886 days ago
3.

The Observer    

Must be hard going through life with absolutely no purpose or value, just killing time until death comes knocking.

886 days ago
4.

anony    

See Shawn Hatosy as Lenny Dykstra in "Lenny--Tough As Nails" a Lifetime movie....

886 days ago
5.

Mick Kahler    

This idiot is kind of the white Rodney King,.Always in trouble for something stupid. I think Lenny needs a serious pounding!

886 days ago
6.

KicksandGiggles    

OMG! You mean other athletes other than black football players and black basketball players get into legal trouble?? And it was actually reported?? WOW!!!

886 days ago
7.

Jay W.     

I mean hey, everyone has their kinks...


but DAMN Lenny!

886 days ago
8.

keeshondmama    

OMG three months for doing that????What is the world coming to... simply a disgusting individual, who gives a hoot that he played baseball, what a loser!

886 days ago
9.

Kari    

Lock him up already. He needs to get off the drugs.

886 days ago
10.

who cares    

He should have already been serving time. I mean if it were you or I we wouldn't get the star treatment at sentencing. He was charged with drugs not to long ago to and obviously that slap on that hands wasn't enough. If it were anyone else they be in prison for 5 years.

886 days ago
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R. Cortez    

3 months for attacking and possibly raping 6 defenseless women ? Wow, the DA must be a bigger fan of baseball than of women.

886 days ago
12.

Muppet    

3 months?? Who's palm is this guy greasing?? I don't know of anyone that would walk away with only three months for doing this! Money really does talk doesn't it? or sports!

886 days ago
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INeedFacebookFriends.com    

he told her he wanted to make love down by the fire......she wasn't interested.

886 days ago
14.

Majestik    

This man should be made to have to sign up on the sexual predators list. Craiglist and knives, nothing says sexual predator louder than that.

885 days ago
15.

Dr.Conrad Murray    

Free Dr.Murray!

885 days ago
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