LENNY DYKSTRA RUMORS

Lenny Dykstra alleges he was assaulted by cops while in jail

Former MLB player Lenny Dykstra claims he was brutally beaten by a group of corrupt cops while in custody at Los Angeles County Jail.The incident allegedly occurred in April 2012 when Dykstra was behind bars on the account of bankruptcy fraud. He's now suing the jail, according to legal documents obtained by TMZ Sports.According to Dykstra, six sheriffs entered his cell and pulled...
Via Bush League Chronicle
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Lenny Dykstra claims deputies beat him

Retired New York Mets and Philadelphia Phillies center fielder Lenny Dykstra claims he was severely beaten by sheriff’s deputies while in custody at the Los Angeles County Jail back in 2012, according to TMZ Sports. Dykstra was locked up in April of that year for bankruptcy fraud. He’s suing L.A. County because he says six sheriff’s deputies entered his cell, yanked him from...
Via IMAGE CPR SPORTS
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Book Review: Nailed! The Improbable Rise and Spectacular Fall of Lenny Dykstra

Nailed: The Improbable Rise and Spectacular Fall of Lenny Dykstra tells the story of the former Mets and Phillies outfielder, who transitioned from a successful baseball career into a car wash kingpin and stock market "idiot savant." Then, after mostly his own doing, it all came crashing down, eventually landing Dykstra in jail. The book is written by Christopher Frankie...
Via tonyblogs.net
April 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Lenny Dykstra gets shaggy behind bars

It looks like Lenny Dykstra is going for that old Brian Wilson look while he is behind bars. A mugshot of the gray-bearded Dykstra, once known as "Nails" for his all-out playing style, was obtained by TMZ and shows the former New York Mets centerfielder sporting a ZZ Top starter face. It bears little resemblance to the "Dude" of old. Dykstra, who was a key...
Via The Other Paper
February 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Cutter Dykstra engaged to Jamie-Lynn Sigler (Picture)

Cutter Dykstra and girlfriend Jamie-Lynn Sigler are now engaged. Both Dykstra and Sigler tweeted on Monday afternoon to share the good news. “So this just happened” Sigler wrote, including a few hearts in her tweet. “She said yes!!” Cutter wrote. The two have been dating since at least last March and met through mutual friends Nick Swisher, and his wife, actress Joanna...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 28, 2013  |  Discuss
BEHIND BARS

Dykstra pleads guilty to charges

Lenny Dykstra pleaded guilty to bankruptcy charges he was facing. His mess of a life is finally seeing an end, and that end is jail.

Via Reading Between The Seams
July 14, 2012  |  Discuss

Lenny Dykstra sentenced in lewd conduct case

Former New York Mets outfielder Lenny Dykstra has been sentenced to nine months in jail after pleading no contest to charges he exposed himself to women he met on Craigslist and assaulted one. Dykstra entered his plea Wednesday in a Los Angeles courtroom to one count each of assault with a deadly weapon and lewd conduct. He also received three years' probation. Prosecutors...
Via AP on Fox
April 18, 2012  |  Discuss

Lenny Dykstra gets 3 years in Calif. prison

SAN FERNANDO, Calif. -- Disgraced ex-New York Mets outfielder Lenny Dykstra on Monday was sentenced to three years in a California state prison after pleading no contest to grand theft auto and providing a false financial statement. Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge Cynthia Ulfig sentenced Dykstra after refusing to allow him to withdraw his plea and said the scam to lease...
Via Fox Sports West
March 05, 2012  |  Discuss
CROSSING THE LINE

Dykstra sends anti-Semitic tweets

Lenny Dykstra sent a series of anti-Semitic tweets aimed at his alleged manager, who may revoke Dykstra's bond, sending him back to jail.

Via Larry Brown Sports
November 12, 2011  |  Discuss

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...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
November 02, 2011  |  Discuss
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