Mike Piazza's Book Tour Produced An Excellent Illustration Of The…

Mike Piazza wrote a memoir, and if early releases are any indication, it's mostly about how weird a human being he is. Perhaps because of his eccentric streak, many apparently hoped that the book would be a tell-all about the steroid era, like Jose Canseco's Juiced from someone who isn't (as much of a) national… » 2/16/13 11:55am 2/16/13 11:55am

Mike Piazza Once Hired A "Karate Guy" To Teach Him How To Beat Up Roger…

After Roger Clemens threw a large part of a shattered bat at Mike Piazza in Game 2 of the 2000 World Series, the Mets catcher's first instinct was to beat him up. Piazza thought better of it, though, for plenty of reasons: It was the first inning of a game in the World Series; Clemens was half-apologizing; if he… » 2/12/13 1:15pm 2/12/13 1:15pm

Piazza Convinces Publisher That His Life Story Is Entertainingly…

One of my good friends from high school had the opportunity to work out with the Dodgers during spring training in the mid-90s. He said the experience in the locker room was memorable because Ramon Martinez swung his penis around like a gangster's pocket watch and that Mike Piazza had the most disgusting back acne he'd … » 11/11/08 2:45pm 11/11/08 2:45pm