Posted May 22, 2013

Las Vegas police: Jose Canseco accused of sexual assault

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Jose Canseco has signed to play for the independent Fort Worth Cats against twin brother, Ozzie, this weekend. (Getty Images)

Jose Canseco has signed to play for the independent Fort Worth Cats against the Edinburgh Roadrunners managed by twin brother, Ozzie, this weekend. (Getty Images)

Former major league slugger Jose Canseco is under investigation for sexual assault after a woman filed a report with the Las Vegas Metro police, according to TMZ.com.

Canseco, 48,  is scheduled to play for the independent Fort Worth Cats in a homestand beginning Friday against the Edinburgh Roadrunners managed by his twin brother, Ozzie.

Canseco addressed the sexual assault accusation on his Twitter account, mentioning the accuser’s name and work place before they were removed.

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Great reporting?  Informative? The best this writer could come up with was to mention he wrote a book about roids and those who used them?   Now I know why they didn't dare put a name of the supposed journalist.