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SHANE SPENCER RUMORS

Man impersonates Shane Spencer, claims steroid use

Yankees fans will always have fond memories of Shane Spencer. He was, for one September, their Roy Hobbs. Spencer, who nobody heard of, hit 10 home runs in 67 at bats in the September of 1998, three of them went for grand slams. It was not something anyone expected, especially with a team that only called him up to get some of the regulars healthy for an October run. That Yankees...
Via The Victory Formation
August 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Fan pranks New York radio station as Shane Spencer, claims Jeter, Rivera PED use

A fan called into ESPN Radio 104.5 in Albany claiming to be former New York Yankee Shane Spence. It was all declared a massive prank later on.
Via Gamedayr
August 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Radio caller claims to be Shane Spencer, throws around steroid accusations

On ESPN Radio 104.5 The Team in Albany on Tuesday, former Yankee Shane Spencer called into a show with host Mike Lindsley, and admitted to taking steroids, as well as lobbing PED accusations at several members of the Yankees teams that Spencer played on from 1998 to 2002. You can check out audio of the interview here. There's only one problem with that: it wasn't the...
Via Awful Announcing
August 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Former Yankee Shane Spencer Victim of Hoax As Imposter Implies Derek Jeter, Mariano Rivera Used PEDs (Audio)

Note to radio producers: If you’re going to have a former Major League Baseball player on your program to talk about a sensitive topic such as performance-enhancing drugs, it might be a good idea to vet them, first. ESPN Radio 104.5 in Albany, N.Y., failed to do just that, and got burned in a pretty spectacular way Tuesday. Shane Spencer occupies a place in Yankees lore that far...
Via NESN.com
August 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Someone called 104.5 pretending to be Shane Spencer admitting to using steroids

A man claiming to be former New York Yankees outfielder Shane Spencer called into Albany sports radio station 104.5 The Team on Monday and gave an interview where he spoke about steroids among the Yankees. Spencer played for the Yankees from 1998-2002, batting .263 with 43 home runs for the team while winning three World […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Former Yankee and Met Shane Spencer Victim in Interview Hoax

No one’s heard much from Shane Spencer over the last few years.  After getting slight fame from his years with the Yankees from 1998-2002, he had a forgetful year with the Mets in 2004 in which he picked up a DUI after have “six or seven beers.”  Currently, he is the hitting coach for my hometown Somerset Patriots (Bridgewater, NJ) of the independent Atlantic League but he...
Via New York Sports-Kings
August 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Ex-Yankee Shane Spencer victim of radio hoax

Former New York Yankees outfielder Shane Spencer was the victim of a radio hoax on Tuesday in which a caller, who claimed to be Spencer, called into Albany radio station 104.5 "The Team" and made startling allegations involving the Yankees teams Spencer played on.Spencer played for the Yankees for five seasons from 1998 to 2002.During the call, which took place at approximately...
Via Bush League Chronicle
August 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Former Yankee Shane Spencer hired as Hitting Coach/3B Coach for Somerset Patriots

The five-time Atlantic League Champion Somerset Patriots have hired Shane Spencer as their hitting coach and third base coach. For those who don’t remember, Shane Spencer was in large part, responsible for one of the greatest playoff moments in the history of the game. In Game 3 of the 2001 American League Division series, Terrance Long hit a lined shot down the right field...
Via The GM's Perspective
January 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Dear God, shoot Casey McGehee now: This is what happens to middling former Yankees

At least this is what happened to Pat Kelly and Shane Spencer.
Via IT IS HIGH, IT IS FAR, IT IS caught
August 30, 2012  |  Discuss
MEET THE MESS

Lohan seen hanging with former Yanks

The former child star's stock has dropped off greatly over the last few years, so much so that she's now being seen out with Yankees role players from the 1990s. 

Via The Outside Corner
August 30, 2012  |  Discuss
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