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TOMMY HANSON RUMORS & GOSSIP

Ex-MLB Pitcher Tommy Hanson Died From Cocaine, Alcohol Abuse

ATLANTA — A coroner says autopsy results show the death of former Atlanta Braves and Los Angeles Angels pitcher Tommy Hanson was caused by cocaine and alcohol use. Coweta County coroner Richard Hawk said Friday the combined effects of cocaine and alcohol ultimately caused the death of 29-year-old Hanson, who died Nov. 9. Hanson wasn’t breathing as rescue crews tried to help him...
Via NESN.com
December 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Former MLB pitcher Tommy Hanson died from cocaine, alcohol

ATLANTA  -- A coroner says autopsy results show the death of former Atlanta Braves and Los Angeles pitcher Tommy Hanson was caused by cocaine and alcohol use.Coweta County coroner Richard Hawk said Friday the combined effects of cocaine and alcohol ultimately caused the death of 29-year-old Hanson, who died Nov. 9.Hanson wasn't breathing as rescue crews tried to help him at a friend...
Via Associated Press
December 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Tommy Hanson died of cocaine overdose

    Former Atlanta Braves pitcher Tommy Hanson died of health complications caused by cocaine and alcohol use. Hanson, 29, died on Nov. 9 after he slipped into a coma and was hospitalized. Coweta County Coroner Richard Hawk said Hanson lost his life due to “delayed complications of cocaine and alcohol toxicity” and “illicit drug use,” according to WXIA in Atlanta....
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Braves family loses Tommy Hanson

When news broke Monday that Tommy Hanson was in a coma in an Atlanta hospital after a friend found him not breathing, Braves Country became immediately concerned about the former Brave. The phrase ‘once a Brave, always a Brave’ has never meant as much as it does in times like this. News came Tuesday that Hanson, 29, had died. Hanson spent the 2009-2012 with the Atlanta Braves...
Via BravesWire
November 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Tommy Hanson’s death ruled 'overdose'

Not long after word of Tommy Hanson’s death made it’s way to social media the whispers of drug use started making the rounds. Because that’s what happens when an athlete suddenly dies of “catastrophic organ failure” at 29-years-old. First, it was just speculation. Then, while the pitcher’s Major League Baseball brethren mourned his passing, came the claims that the...
Via Hall of Very Good
November 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Former Atlanta Braves Pitcher Tommy Hanson Dies At 29

Major League Baseball is mourning the death of former Atlanta Braves pitcher Tommy Hanson. Hanson, who suffered “catastrophic organ failure,” went into a coma and was transferred to an Atlanta hospital, per Zach Klein of WBS-TV. He died Monday at the hospital. Hanson amassed a career 49-35 record, a 3.80 ERA and 648 strikeouts at the major league level. He finished third in...
Via NESN.com
November 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Tommy Hanson dead at 29

Tommy Hanson was reported to be in a coma earlier on Monday, and it appears he did not make it. WSB Atlanta’s Zach Klein reports that Hanson, 29, has died. Hanson reportedly suffered a catastrophic organ failure and was moved to Piedmont Hospital in Atlanta for examination. He was rushed to the hospital early Sunday...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
November 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Tommy Hanson in hospital in a coma

Former Atlanta Braves and Los Angeles Angels pitcher Tommy Hanson is in an Atlanta hospital in a coma, according to a report. WSB’s Zach Klein shared the unfortunate news Monday: Per multiple sources, former #Braves pitcher Tommy Hanson is in a coma at local Atl. hospital. Working to get more details — Zach Klein (@ZachKleinWSB)...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
November 09, 2015  |  Discuss

A Few Reasons Why Tommy Hanson is Well Worth the Risk

Chicago White Sox Baseball — The Chicago White Sox signing of Tommy Hanson to a minor league contract, is a move that is very much worth a shot. Should Hanson regain his magic, it would only cost Chicago $1 Million, not much for a young pitcher that was very highly regarded only a few years ago. Injuries to Blame Tommy Hanson was a stud when he came onto the baseball scene in 2009...
Via Sports Mockery
April 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Rangers Rumors - Team faces a dilemma with Tommy Hanson

The Texas Rangers are approaching a tough decision this week.  Tommy Hanson is not projected in the Rangers' starting rotation this year & it appears his chances at the bullpen are low.  Hanson has had an up & down career in the major leagues and it's likely that will continue.  The Rangers & Hanson agreed to a split contract worth $2 million in February.  From T...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
March 23, 2014  |  Discuss
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