Jose Canseco


Born: 7/2/1964 in Havana, Cuba
Age: 59

Full name: Jose Canseco Capas Jr.
Noted For: major-league outfielder and designated hitter; Oakland Athletics (1985-92) and seven other teams (1992-2001). American League Rookie of the Year (1986) and Most Valuable Player (1988). 6-time All-Star and 2-time World Series champion (1989, 2000). Admitted using steroids during his playing career and named teammates who he claimed also did. Arrested and/or charged eight times between 1989 and 2008 for reckless driving, illegal carrying of weapons, battery, drugs, and violatiing probation. Identical twin of major leaguer Ozzie Conseco.