Pay Jose Canseco and Become More Than Just Twitter Friends

Wednesday, Nov 10, 2010  |  Updated 4:00 PM PDT
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Pay Jose Canseco and Become More Than Just Twitter Friends

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Jose Canseco will talk to you on the phone if you are willing to pay him.

Years ago a conversation with A's slugger Jose Canseco would have been something to brag about to your friends.

Two decades and a steroid scandal later, Canseco is not the sought after personality he once was. But forever trying to stay in the headlines, Canseco has taken to Twitter to offer you a one-on-one conversation with him.

The former baseball great tweeted out his phone number for anyone who wants to call him Wednesday. Of course with anything Canseco does there is a catch.

Calling Canseco at 310-862-6309 will cost you. A part of the charge will go to line Canseco's wallet and a portion will go to charity.

Based on his tweets, the response has been overwhelming.

"Ok I am only one person please call tomorrow I can only handle so many calls," he tweeted just minutes after his original post.

Still there are plenty of people who have a hard time believing anything Canseco says. And for them the slugger promises to get on Skype once they call and video chat with them.

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