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DARRYL STRAWBERRY RUMORS

Documentary on '86 Mets, Lenny Dykstra biopic in the works

Just when you think Hollywood has run out of original ideas…comes this. According to Variety, John Lee Hancock, director and co-screenwriter of the award-winning “The Blind Side” and 2002’s baseball feature “The Rookie”, is all set to bring former big leaguer Lenny Dykstra’s life to the silver screen. I applaud the idea (and would probably go see it… I’ve actually...
Via Hall of Very Good
August 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Darryl Strawberry Confirms Ex-Teammate Decapitated GF’s Cat

I can understand why Kevin Mitchell would deny this story because it takes some true crazy to harm a small, household animal. However, former teammate, Darryl Strawberry says he will confirm the once considered urban legend about his former teammate Kevin Mitchell decapitating his girlfriend’s cat to be true. The story was first told in 1999 in a book that another teammate, Doc...
Via BlackSportsOnline
August 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Darryl Strawberry confirms Kevin Mitchell decapitated girlfriend’s cat

Darryl Strawberry says that notorious urban legend about Kevin Mitchell is actually true. Doc Gooden in his 1999 book “Heat” wrote that his former New York Mets teammate Mitchell once decapitated his girlfriend’s cat during an argument. Mitchell has denied the accusation, saying in 2009 that Gooden made up that story. Now, Strawberry, who was […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Darryl Strawberry confirms urban legend: Kevin Mitchell cut off cat's head: Report

A wide-spread rumor that former MLB All-Star Kevin Mitchell decapitated his girlfriend's cat has been substantiated after ex-Mets teammate Darryl Strawberry confirmed the incident during an interview. The disturbing urban legend goes back to1999, when Strawberry and Mitchell's fellow teammate Dwight 'Doc' Gooden detailed the horrifying incident in his autobiography...
Via The Other Paper
August 06, 2014  |  Discuss

White House made demands on Steinbrenner after Strawberry signing

Newly-released documents show that President Bill Clinton’s administration was watching how the Yankees handled troubled slugger Darryl Strawberry back in the 1990s.In a June 1995 memo to Clinton, White House chief of staff Rahm Emanuel – now mayor of Chicago – shed light on the administration’s interest in the Yankees’ treatment of the slugger, who had substance abuse...
Via The Other Paper
June 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Strawberry wants to help others with new center

Darryl Strawberry will always be tied to his former baseball exploits. He's now trying to help others avoid the pitfalls that plagued his career with opening of his second drug rehab facility in two years. Strawberry and his wife Tracy - both ordained ministers - were in central Florida Friday for the opening of their second drug rehabilitation and treatment center. The Darryl...
Via AP on Fox
January 24, 2014  |  Discuss

By 1995, Darryl Strawberry was not wanted in the White Sox Organization for “Obvious Reasons”

Today is a slow day at work with the impeding holiday weekend unofficially underway. I was looking for something interesting to read when I stumbled across Diamond Mines. And my life as I know it will never be the same. Naturally when I went to Diamond Mines – a site where you can view old scouting reports of former Major Leaguers – I went hunting for Darryl Strawberry. What...
Via Diamond Hoggers
May 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Here’s a Shea Stadium video of Mike Tyson, Darryl Strawberry, and Doc Gooden

Now not a whole lot needs said. I’m a sucker for old Shea Stadium. I really got caught up in the place. The Mets were on top of the world in 1986. Punch Out for the Nintendo starring Mike Tyson was about a year from release. Tyson was in the midst the biggest, baddest moments of his prime. There’s something special about this footage I can’t quite put my finger on. These three...
Via Diamond Hoggers
May 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: Tom Seaver asks Darryl Strawberry about his handcuffs

We all know that Darryl Strawberry, the former New York Mets great, has a few demons from his past. He has walked the straight and narrow the last few years and recently took part in an event honoring the All-Time Mets. He was asked a question about the 69 Mets and the 86 version, and [...]
Via The Victory Formation
June 21, 2012  |  Discuss
AWK--WARD

Seaver makes rude comment to Straw

During a question-and-answer session with the Mets All-Time Team, Tom Seaver asked Darryl Strawberry a rude question related to his sordid past.

Via Bob's Blitz
June 21, 2012  |  Discuss
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