This totally isn’t about O.J., but he is the poster child for jocks gone bad.

You may have missed the not-so-festive news that Baltimore Orioles relief pitcher Alfredo Simon rang in the new year by (allegedly) capping a guy in his homeland, the Dominican Republic.

That made us wonder about other professional athletes we either never heard of, or forgot a long time ago, who haven’t exactly put the kind in mankind. The question is: How many antisocial jocks can we find? The answer is…lots! Here are a few lowlights for you. Some of these are pretty icky; a few are just plain bizarre.

January 6, 2011 at 9:10 am | Baseball, Football, KCAL Crew, KCAL Rocks, Soccer, Sports | No comment

You might have seen the bit popping up on the interwebs where Steve Garvey is saying he wants to buy the Dodgers and has a group together to actually do it. If you, like us, grew up watching the ’70′s and ’80′s Dodgers and the longest-lived infield in baseball history, Steve Garvey as owner might sound great. Here’s a different perspective on that.

December 9, 2010 at 3:10 pm | Baseball, Sports | No comment

With baseball’s annual holiday shopping bonanza known as the Winter Meetings now underway, we thought we’d pause and reflect and where the locals have gone since the rather unsatisfying end to the 2010 season. As for the Dodgers, baseball’s Divorce Of The Century – okay, we’re barely a decade in, but still… – isn’t going to end soon.

The Angels have been, shall we say, a bit restrained to this point.

December 7, 2010 at 9:14 am | Baseball, Sports | No comment

Hey, I may not be a Dodger fan, but dammit I am a baseball fan! And  I think we all [...]

November 29, 2010 at 4:27 pm | Baseball, KCALFM.com, Sports, Sports News | No comment

Zakk Sabbath showed up wearing a San Francisco Giants jersey today.  Before he can extract himself from the garbage dumpster [...]

November 2, 2010 at 9:30 am | Baseball, Sports | 2 comments

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