Chicago White Sox catcher and World Series Champion AJ Pierzynski was on ESPN’s “Cold Pizza” on Wednesday morning. During his appearance, Pierzysnki spoke at length about being a wrestling fan as well as his involvement at TNA’s “Turning Point” Pay-Per-View event in the “Basebrawl” match.
TNA Home Video’s “Bound for Glory” DVD debuted this week at #3 on the Top 100 Videoscan chart. This week TNA has 7 titles in the Top 100. Next up on the DVD front is “Genesis”, which will hit retailers in the United States and Canada on February 21, followed by the new “Best of the Bloodiest Brawls” which debuts March 14.
The new Christian Cage “Got Charisma?” shirt is now up and on sale on ShopTNA.com, the official merchandise store of TNA Wrestling. New shirts for Team 3D and The James Gang will go on sale shortly.
There are several injures to report following the “Against All Odds” Pay-Per-View. Chris Sabin re-aggravated his ankle injury, leading to the star being held off the “iMPACT!” tapings. Sonjay Dutt also suffered a concussion during the same match against America’s Most Wanted and also had to sit out the tapings. In addition, Austin Aries suffered an ACL strain at the Pay-Per-View during his match with Roderick Strong against The Naturals.
On Wednesday afternoon, several TNA stars appeared for an autograph session at “The Sports Rock Shop” at the Livonia Mall in Livonia, Michigan to promote the March 17 TNA live event at the CompuWare Arena right outside of Detroit. Appearing were “The Alpha Male” Monty Brown, Chris Sabin, Petey Williams, Alex Shelley and Eric Young. Tickets are still available for the March 17 TNA live event and can be purchased at the arena box office or by Ticketmaster.
The lineup for the March 17 live event at the CompuWare Arena is as follows:
Detroit’s own “War Machine” Rhino vs. “King of the Mountain” Jeff Jarrett