Jose Canseco pulled out of the The Celebrity Apprentice competition due to an illness in his family.
It turns out that his father’s health took a turn for the worse, and on Sunday night, the baseball star tweeted, “My father passed away shortly after I left the show. Thanks for everyone’s condolences.”
In honor of Canseco’s dad, Donald Trump awarded the ballplayer’s charity (Baseball Assistance Team) $25,000. B.A.T. provides dental and medical care for minor league ballplayers without a pension