Former pro baseball player Jose Canseco gives free home run exhibition

Overlaid image: Jose Canseco poses for promotional material; and the façade of Snow Canyon High School, location and date not specified | Photo courtesy of Jose Canseco, St. George News

ST. GEORGE — Former Major League Baseball outfielder and designated hitter Jose Canseco is in St. George playing softball as part of the 30th annual Huntsman World Senior Games.

Canseco is holding a public home run exhibition Thursday at 6 p.m. at Snow Canyon High School, 1385 N. Lava Flow Drive in St. George.

During his career, Canseco recorded 462 home runs. Canseco is also the author of the tell-all book “Juiced: Wild Times, Rampant ‘Roids, Smash Hits, and How Baseball Got Big,” in which he addresses his allegedly widespread usage of performance enhancing drugs.

The exhibition is free to the public.

Event details

  • What: Home Run Exhibition with Jose Canseco.
  • When: Thursday, Oct. 13, 6 p.m.
  • Where: Snow Canyon High School, 1385 N. Lava Flow Drive, St. George.
  • Cost: Free.

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1 Comment

  • .... October 12, 2016 at 10:41 pm

    This is absolutely fantastic news. Knowing that he is here to enjoy the games and visiting our wonderful community. Praise the Lord !

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