Kurt Angle attended the St. Louis Cardinals spring training camp today in Florida. TNA filmed footage of Angle taking part in batting practice to promote the Lockdown PPV in St. Louis on April 15. Rhino also took part in the visiting as well as David Eckstein’s guest. Speaking of Angle, he is scheduled to make an appearance at the Steel City pop culture event on Saturday, March 24 in Pittsburgh, PA.
Hulk Hogan once again called into the Bubba the Love Sponge Radio Show today. Highlights are below.
– Bubba told Hogan that the Bubba Army of listeners has gotten Brooke Hogan’s video to #6 on VH1 which really pleased Hogan.
– Bubba told Hogan that he also got Howard Stern to agree to play Brooke’s single. Hogan was amazed at all the support.
– Bubba asked Hogan if it would be OK to give one listener the reward of getting to hang out with him and Hogan in Miami for a day and Hogan said he could do that.
– Hogan said that as far as he knows, Steve Austin’s lifetime deal with WWE is similar to the one they offered him.
– Hogan said that he heard the WWE Hall of Fame Ceremony won’t be televised this year.
– Hogan and Bubba talked about the top draws in wrestling. Hogan said that The Rock and Austin had good short runs but that Andre The Giant would be #2 behind him. He did note that the times were much different then. Bubba said that he heard Austin made more from merchandising than Hogan did.
– Bubba told Hogan to go on the Howard Stern Show again and Hogan said he wasn’t sure he could make it through another interview. Bubba told him to go alone this time since Linda got really upset about their last appearance on Stern.