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Former Major Leaguer Tweets Racist Photo

Jorge Cantu hasn’t played in the Majors in almost three years, but that didn’t stop the infielder from being the center of controversy this past week. Monday, the former Florida Marlin, who now plays for the Doosan Bears of the Korean Baseball Organization, re-tweeted an image of several students, edited so they all had the same face.  The title of the photo was “Desafio...
Via Hall of Very Good
May 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Jorge Cantu got in trouble for retweeting racist things

You remember Jorge Cantu, right? He had one pretty decent year with the Rays about a decade ago, bounced around and last played in the majors in 2011. After a stint in Mexico he’s playing in the KBO. And the only reason we’re hearing about him now is because he got into Twitter Trouble. Seems he retweted what was, in effect, a “Koreans all look alike joke” in which one person’s...
Via Pro Sports Daily
May 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Does Jorge Cantu have anything left?

Does Jorge Cantu have anything left?
May 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Halo Headlines: Examining internal bullpen options, Cantu elects free agency, examining Angels interest in moving to Los Angeles

The May 1st, 2012 edition of daily news for the Los Angeles Angels ...
Via Monkey with a Halo
May 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Cantu awaits roster decision

TEMPE, Ariz. After the final out in their final Cactus League game Sunday afternoon at Tempe Diablo Stadium, an 8-1 exhibition loss to the Chicago Cubs, Angels players deserted the clubhouse, packed bags in tow. They're off to the Southland for a three-game Freeway Series with the Dodgers that begins Monday and for opening day Friday at home against Kansas City. Ace Jered Weaver...
Via Fox Sports West
April 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Halo Headlines: Morales Hold an Impressive Workout, Cantu a Big What If, How Other Big Angel Acquisitions Fared in Their First Season

The January 27th, 2012 edition of daily news for the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim including Morales' recovery gets a...
Via Monkey with a Halo
January 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Halo Headlines: Kendrick Signs 4-Year, $33.5 Million Extension, Morales Cleared to Increase Activity, Jorge Cantu Added on Minor League Deal

The January 9th, 2012 edition of daily news for the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim including Kendrick signs four-year extension, Morales cleared for more activity, Jorge Cantu signed...
Via Monkey with a Halo
January 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Angels sign INF Cantu to minor-league contract

The Los Angeles Angels and free-agent infielder Jorge Cantu have reached an agreement on a minor-league contract. Cantu will receive an invitation to spring training. He was waived June 21 by the San Diego Padres after hitting .194 with three home runs and 16 RBIs in 57 games last season. Cantu, who has spent time with five teams in his career, drove in 100 runs with Florida in 2009.
Via Pro Sports Daily
January 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Angels sign Cantu, Deeds to minor league deals

Veteran infielder Jorge Cantu has agreed to a minor league contract with the Los Angeles Angels. Cantu also got an invitation to spring training in the deal announced Friday with the Angels, who also signed outfielder Doug Deeds to a minor league deal. Cantu batted .194 with three homers and 16 RBIs in 57 games last season while playing first base and third base for the San Diego...
Via AP on Fox
January 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Movember MLB Mustache Madness: Current Players, Round 2 - Cantu vs. Ryan

Time to turn two in Round 2 of the Movember MLB Mustache Madness current player bracket.  Our two remaining middle infielder representatives now have to try and avoid each others' whiskered takeout slides if they want to advance to the current player quarterfinals. Jorge Cantu They said Cantu couldn't win, but I say he can too!  Get it?  Anyone?  Oh, come on.  Anyway...
Via The Outside Corner
November 07, 2011  |  Discuss
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