June 14, 2013 |
Former baseball star Lenny Dykstra is expected to be released from jail Sunday, just 15 months into his three-year term, the Philadelphia Inquirer is reporting . After pleading no contest in October 2011 to three grand theft auto charges and one count of filing a false financial report, the 50-year-old former member of the New York Mets and Philadelphia Phillies underwent a drug and alcohol rehabiltation. He was sentenced to three years in prison by L.A. County Superior Court Judge Cynthia Ulfig on March 5, 2012.
February 12, 2013 |
Jamie-Lynn Sigler and her fiancé, Cutter Dykstra, are having a baby! The "Guys With Kids" actress and the minor league baseball player confirmed the pregnancy to Us Weekly on Tuesday. The baby news came only 16 days after Dykstra asked Sigler to marry him . This will be the first child for the couple, the magazine reports . PHOTOS: The Hollywood baby boom "She couldn't be more excited!" a source told People. "Jamie can't wait to be a mom. " Sigler, 31, and Dyskstra, 23, announced their engagement in late January with an Instagram photo of the two of them posing with a glacial rock on Sigler's finger.
January 29, 2013 |
Cutter Dykstra, the son of former major leaguer Lenny Dykstra, is engaged to actress Jamie-Lynn Sigler. Dykstra is a second baseman in the Washington Nationals organization. “So this just happened” Sigler wrote on her Twitter page Monday, with a picture of the engagement ring. “She said yes!!” Cutter Dykstra tweeted. "Jamie couldn't be happier. Cutter is the perfect guy for her," a friend of the couple told US Weekly. "Although they have only been together for a year, they both know that this is it for both of them.
December 4, 2012 |
Former New York Mets and Philadelphia Phillies star Lenny Dykstra was sentenced to 6½ months in prison in Los Angeles on Monday for hiding memorabilia from his playing days that were supposed to be part of his bankruptcy filing. Dykstra, already serving a three-year sentence for auto theft, also has to complete 500 hours of community service and pay $200,000 in restitution for his conviction on bankruptcy fraud. Dykstra, 49, apologized for his actions and promised to turn his life around.
December 4, 2012 |
The one-time home of ex-New York Mets star Lenny Dykstra is back on the market in Thousand Oaks, reduced to $14.995 million from the $18.75 million it was listed for in June. Hockey great Wayne Gretzky sold the 6.5-acre compound to the former World Series champ in 2007 for $18.5 million, according to the Multiple Listing Service. As the housing bust took hold and his financial problems deepened, Dykstra unsuccessfully tried to sell the mansion, ultimately losing it to foreclosure two years ago on the steps of the Ventura County courthouse during bankruptcy proceedings.
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December 3, 2012 |
Already serving a three-year state prison sentence for auto theft, former New York Mets star Lenny Dykstra was sentenced to an additional 61/2 months on Monday for federal bankruptcy fraud. Dykstra, who helped the Mets win the 1986 World Series, had pleaded guilty to looting his mansion of valuables before creditors could liquidate them. The defendant, who reportedly scuffled with Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies in April, has racked up numerous criminal charges since his financial empire began to crumble in 2009.