Police: Jose Canseco accidentally shoots himself in hand

Canseco – who played for the Oakland A's, Texas Rangers and several other Major League Baseball teams – was cleaning his gun in the kitchen of his Las Vegas home when the weapon fired and shot his finger, police said.

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CNN reported that Canseco was in surgery Tuesday night. His fiancee tweeted early Wednesday that he was OK.

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