Jose Canseco Speaker Profile
Former MLB Designated Hitter
Jose Canseco Biography
JosÃ© Canseco was born July 2, 1964, is a Cuban-American former Major League Baseball (MLB) outfielder, and designated hitter who is currently playing for the Worcester Tornadoes. He played for the ++Oakland Athletics++ (1985-1992, 1997) Texas Rangers (1992-1994), Boston Red Sox (1995-1996), Toronto Blue Jays (1998), Tampa Bay Devil Rays (1999-2000), ++New York Yankees++ (2000) and Chicago White Sox (2001). During his career, Canseco was a six-time All-Star, four-time Silver Slugger Award winner, American League (AL) Rookie of the Year, and AL Most Valuable Player.
His 462 career home runs rank him 32nd on the MLB all-time list. Canseco was at one time the all-time leader in home runs among Latino players; he was later surpassed by Manny Ramirez, Carlos Delgado, Rafael Palmeiro, Alex Rodriguez, and Sammy Sosa. Canseco has been distinguished four times with the Silver Slugger award: three times as an AL outfielder in 1988, 1990, and 1991, and once as a Designated Hitter in 1998.
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.
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Posted on 25 December 2012 | 1:55 am
Famed former MLB outfielder Jose Canseco will be making an Appearance at next month's Houston Collector's Show that will be held at Reliant Arena in Houston, Texas. The six-time All-Star was the 1986 AL Rookie of the Year and the 1988 American League MVP as well as a two-time AL Home Run Champion. Canseco will meet with fans and sign autographs on Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 2:30 p.m....[Read More]
Posted on 12 October 2012 | 11:39 pm
The stars are coming out in full force for this year’s LAPD Memorial Foundation Celebrity Golf Tournament and Family Fun Day that will be held on Saturday, October 13, at the Rancho Park Golf Course in Los Angeles. A few of the celebs who will be there are well known athletes, including famed baseball slugger, Jose Canseco. The 48-year-old retired from Major League Baseball in 2001...[Read More]
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