Found November 02, 2011 on With Leather:
If you’ve ever wanted to see two desperate-for-fame baseball players from the 1980s sadly destroying each other while an Octomom and possibly an also-ran Kardashian cheer them on, this is the story for you — embattled former slugger and mouth-haver Lenny Dykstra has been named a replacement opponent for Jose Canseco’s upcoming Foxy Celebrity Boxing match. He’s got a great reason for doing it, too, that has nothing to do with money or people looking at him through cameras! Via the press release, by way of Market Watch: Alki David, founder and CEO of Networks, announced today that he has approved the last minute change in the upcoming title fight between controversial baseball player Jose Canseco and Tareq Salahi, the White House Party Crasher. “Canseco ruined my career by spreading lies. I called Tareq and begged him to let me take his place in the upcoming fight against Canseco,” said Dykstra in a statement. I want to see Canseco punch him in the jaw and cause the left...

Lenny Dykstra to face Jose Canseco in celebrity boxing match

In likely one of the most bizarre news items of the day, it has been announced that in a last-minute scheduling change, former-MLB-star-turned-financial-and-personal-trainwreck Lenny Dykstra will square off in the ring against former-MLB-star-turned-financial-and-personal-trainwreck Jose Canseco in a celebrity boxing match. Dykstra is replacing Tareq Salahi a/k/a the White House...

Lenny Dykstra set to box Jose Canseco

The fight will take place this Saturday Nov 5th, 2011. The event will be streamed live on to a World Wide Internet audience and to every home connected to Cable Television in the United States. is the first virtual Cable TV Network that delivers high definition, live TV channels in the USA over the Internet to Computers, Mobile...

Jose Canseco Gets Leila Back, World Rejoices

  Definition of resiliency right here. Canseco loses his girl, then calls her a pothead and a ***** on his twitter. Restraining order ensues. He feels bad, professes his love for her for weeks and weeks, telling the world how much he loves her and misses her, and she doesn’t respond. The man doesn’t give up, and he keeps trying to win her back. And now look, she right back...

It's Jose Canseco Versus Lenny Dykstra Now!

Can someone please put a bullet in the head of this story before it spins further out of control?Last month, when the card was announced, former slugger Jose Canseco was all set to take on  "notorious White House Party Crasher" Tareq Salahi in what was loosely coined a "celebrity" boxing match.Now...word on the street is that Lenny Dykstra is taking Salahi&...

Jose Canseco might sue semi-pro team

Canseco took some shots at his former semi-professional ball club, the Yuma Scorpions, and the league it plays in, saying there is "going to be major lawsuit against them" and that the league was a "travesty."

This is real: Canseco to fight Dykstra on celebrity boxing card

If you're the kind of person who rubbernecks after a horrific automobile accent, a celebrity boxing card featuring Jose Canseco fighting Lenny Dykstra might be the kind of pay-per-view programming that perfectly fills your entertainment void. Coming this Saturday night at the Avalon in Hollywood, the former Major League Baseball All-Stars who became celebrity burnouts will go...

Lenny Dykstra v Jose Canseco 'Headlines' Fight Card that Includes Octomom

Here's the press release bwo Sportress of Blogitude: Ex-Met Lenny Dykstra Vows to Knockout Jose Canseco at Alki David's Celebrity Fight Night Lenny Dykstra vows to "destroy Jose Canseco" for... Full story at Bob's Blitz ~

Jose Canseco and Lenny Dykstra to Fight in Celebrity Boxing Match

If I asked you to name the two biggest former MLB All-Stars turned disaster in retirement, your answer would inevitably be Jose Canseco and Lenny Dykstra. Jose wrote a book and exposed the steroids problem in MLB. He tried to get into reality television, made a second career in celebrity boxing, got evicted, and became [...]

Lenny Dykstra to fight Jose Canseco in celebrity boxing match

Dykstra claiming anger toward Canseco for accused steroid use

Lenny Dykstra to face Jose Canseco in celebrity fight

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Column: A night everybody is guaranteed to lose

There have been only a few simultaneous knockouts in the history of boxing. Fortunately, there's still time to pray for another one Saturday night when Jose Canseco steps back into the celebrity ring against Lenny Dykstra in Hollywood.

Canseco ready to battle Nails in celebrity boxing

In a celebrity boxing event that has more tawdry plotlines than Kim Kardashian's 72-day marriage admitted steroid user Jose Canseco is scheduled to fight three, 1-minute rounds with disgraced former Met Lenny Dykstra, nicknamed "Nails" for his hustle and no-holds-barred play on the field.

Column: A night everybody is guaranteed to lose

AP SPORTS COLUMNIST (AP) - There have been only a few simultaneous knockouts in the history of boxing. Fortunately, there's still time to pray for another one Saturday night when Jose Canseco steps back into the celebrity ring against Lenny Dykstra in Hollywood.Seriously, who are you supposed to root for? ...

Celebrity Boxing; Such A Joy

Sometimes, these commentaries write themselves. Today looks as if it is going to be one of those days… I recall hearing a stand-up comic once saying that genital herpes is the gift that keeps on giving. For what I do here in Curmudgeon Central, I would have to think that José Canseco fits that description very nicely. ESPN-Dallas reports that this weekend, there will be a...
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