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Jose Canseco

José Canseco Capas, Jr. (born July 2, 1964), is a Cuban-American former Major League Baseball (MLB) outfielder, and designated hitter who is currently playing for the Rio Grande Valley WhiteWings. Canseco has admitted using performance enhancing drugs during his playing career, and wrote a tell-all book, Juiced: Wild Times, Rampant 'Roids, Smash Hits & How Baseball Got Big, in which he claimed that the vast majority of MLB players use steroids. After retiring from Major League Baseball, he also competed in boxing and mixed martial arts. Canseco is the identical twin brother of former major league player Ozzie Canseco. Canseco was born in Havana, Cuba, and left Cuba with his cousins and family when he and his identical twin brother were infants. They relocated to the United States, with José and Ozzie growing up in the Miami, Florida area, and attending Coral Park High School. The Oakland Athletics drafted Canseco in the 15th round of the 1982 Major League Baseball Draft. He played minor league baseball with the Madison Muskies, Idaho Falls A's, and the Modesto A's. Canseco started the 1985 season with the Class-AA Huntsville Stars and became known as "Parkway Jose", for his long

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Jose Canseco -- Flirty Picture w/ Rape Accuser ... Hours Before Alleged Incident

Jose Canseco
Flirty Pic with Rape Accuser Hours Before Alleged Incident

Just hours before Jose Canseco allegedly committed rape ... the alleged victim posed for a very flirty pic with J.C. in a Vegas casino and joked that they had just gotten married, TMZ has… READ MORE >

Jose Canseco -- Ex-Girlfriend Calls BS On Rape Accuser

Jose Canseco's Ex-GF
Calls BS on Rape Accuser

Jose Canseco's ex-GF tells TMZ ... she believes J.C. is COMPLETELY INNOCENT ... and claims the woman accusing the former MLB star of rape is nothing more than a lying publicity whore. We spoke to… READ MORE >

- 554 days ago
Jose Canseco -- Accused of Rape

Jose Canseco
Accused of Rape

Jose Canseco is under investigation in Las Vegas after a woman filed a report accusing the former MLB star of sexual assault ...  but Jose says it's all BS, TMZ has learned. Law enforcement… READ MORE >

- 555 days ago
Tareq Salahi -- I'll Be Picturing Neal Schon's Face When I Fight Jose Canseco

Tareq Salahi
Picturing Neal Schon's Face When He Fights Jose Canseco

Tareq Salahi's celebrity boxing opponent on November 5 is Jose Canseco, but when he steps into the ring with him ... all Tareq will be thinking about is the man who stole his wife, Neal Schon.… READ MORE >

- 1154 days ago
Jose Canseco STIFFED ME After Dating Show ... Says Lawsuit

Jose Canseco
STIFFED ME After Dating Show ... Says Lawsuit

It doesn't pay to play matchmaker for Jose Canseco ... at least according to a Hollywood manager who claims she set the former baseball star up on a date, only to get screwed herself. Gina… READ MORE >

- 1180 days ago
Jose Canseco's Twin Brother Busted for DUI

Jose Canseco's Twin Brother Busted for DUI

Ozzie Canseco -- the twin brother of infamous MLB star Jose Canseco -- was arrested early this morning for DUI.Canseco was busted at 2:13 AM in Tampa, FL by the Hillsborough County Sheriff's… READ MORE >

- 1413 days ago
Lil Jon, Jose Canseco -- Bound for 'The Apprentice'

Lil Jon, Jose Canseco -- Bound for 'The Apprentice'

Is Lil Jon gonna be on the next season of "Celebrity Apprentice" ... YEEEAHHHH!!! TMZ has identified some of the contestants Donald Trump has selected for the upcoming season of his hit reality… READ MORE >

- 1507 days ago
Jose Canseco Evicted from L.A. Home

Jose Canseco Evicted from L.A. Home

TMZ has learned self-admitted steroid user Jose Canseco was just evicted from a home he was renting in Los Angeles. According to legal documents obtained by TMZ, the former MLB star ... turned… READ MORE >

- 1569 days ago
Jose Canseco's Shirt Clings for Its Life

Jose Canseco's Shirt Clings for Its Life

Self-admitted steroid-aholic Jose Canseco is 6'4" and 240 lbs -- yet it appears he still buys his shirts from the kid's section. See Also Jose Canseco -- A-Rod Who?  READ MORE >

- 1794 days ago
Jose Canseco Gets Slugged in MMA Debut

Jose Canseco Gets Slugged in MMA Debut

Jose Canseco showed off his newly created punch-and-run technique during his Mixed Martial Arts debut last night in Japan -- and needless to say, it didn't work at all.Canseco fought the… READ MORE >

- 2012 days ago

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