Jose Canseco desperately wants to play for St. Paul Saints
|Jose Canseco is ready for his Saints uniform|
The disgraced steroid-abusing slugger was the subject of a facetious Star Tribune column by Jim Souhan suggesting that Canseco would be a perfect match for the publicity-loving Saints.
Canseco would be perfect for the St. Paul Saints. He'd bring attention whether he played well or not. He'd probably say or do something crazy. And he might occasionally make contact with a fastball.
But now that Canseco has gotten wind of the idea, he has taken to Twitter to beg Saints' management to take him seriously.
hey @stpaulsaints i would give my left nut to play for you guys-- Jose Canseco (@JoseCanseco) March 1, 2013
hey @stpaulsaintsSlap a Hater Night,Juicebox Night, Canseco Challenge HR Derby, Gary Busey Manager Night, Hug a Fan promo, + 30 HRs. ??-- Jose Canseco (@JoseCanseco) March 1, 2013
stranger things have happened.
hey @stpaulsaints if manny doesnt do taiwan I could get him as well.Also scott baio is a very good player and good friend.-- Jose Canseco (@JoseCanseco) March 1, 2013