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Jose Canseco falls in Home Run Challenge

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Slugger Jose Canseco came up short Friday night at Whitaker Bank Ball Park in what was billed as the Jose Canseco Home Run Challenge.

Canseco faced a celebrity team that included WKYT on-air personalities Whitney Wetzel, Brian Milam and Micah Harris. Legends' manager Brian Buchanan also hit, along with fans who were drawn from the stands.

The celebrities won 20-15, with Canseco and Buchanan each hitting 15 home runs. Milam, a former Morehead State player, hit three over the fence and Harris hit one.

Lexington is part of a 17-city tour, during which Canseco hopes to set a world record for the longest home run.


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