Latest Lenny Dykstra News

Mets analyst Darling: Surgery set for 'large mass' in chest

Apr. 13, 2019 9:58 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — New York Mets announcer Ron Darling says he will have surgery next week to remove a "large mass in my chest" and hopes to return to the broadcast booth in May. The longtime SNY analyst made the announcement Saturday night during the telecast of the Mets-Braves game in Atlanta. The...

Dykstra sues Darling over book claiming racist tirade

Apr. 9, 2019 7:51 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Lenny Dykstra has sued former New York Mets teammate Ron Darling, St. Martin's Press and Macmillan Publishing Group over a passage in the pitcher's new book accusing the outfielder of directing racist comments toward Boston starter Oil Can Boyd during the 1986 World Series. Dykstra,...

Lenny Dykstra admits he ran illegal rooming home

Apr. 2, 2019 4:55 PM EDT

LINDEN, N.J. (AP) — Former baseball star Lenny Dykstra has pleaded guilty to illegally renting out rooms in a New Jersey house owned by his corporation. Dykstra admitted in municipal court Tuesday to violating city housing codes in Linden by running a rooming house without permission. NJ.com reports the...

Charges dropped against former MLB star Lenny Dykstra

Mar. 15, 2019 9:08 PM EDT

ELIZABETH, N.J. (AP) — A judge has dropped drug and terroristic threat charges filed against former Major League baseball player Lenny Dykstra after an altercation with an Uber driver. A judge dismissed the charges Friday after Dykstra pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct and was fined $125. Dykstra said...