Former Oakland A’s pitcher and “Actual Housewives of Orange County” star Matt Keough has died.
His former group made the announcement that Matt handed on Saturday. The group didn’t reveal the reason for loss of life.
Matt pitched for Oakland for 7 seasons. He acquired some notable awards … 1978 All-Star rookie, 1980 American League Comeback Participant of the Yr. Along with Oakland, Matt pitched for the Cardinals, Cubs, Astros and Yankees.
Matt was on the quilt of Sports activities Illustrated in ’81 with the opposite “5 Aces” … four different members of the A’s.
After baseball, Matt ventured into actuality TV together with his then-wife, Jeana … they had been solid members on “Actual Housewives of Orange County.” They married in 1984 and separated 20 years later. Regardless of the separation, they continued residing collectively through the early seasons of “RHOC.”
Matt had his share of authorized bother. He racked up 2 DUI’s … the second of which earned him a 1-year jail sentence. Attention-grabbing … Jeana testified on Matt’s behalf, though their marriage was over, asking the choose to offer him probation.
It is particularly tragic for the household … a couple of weeks again their daughter, Kara, had a son who died throughout childbirth from issues … shoulder dystocias and a compressed umbilical wire.
Kara posted a tearful message … “Daddy, please deal with my son. Educate him the circle changeup and tips on how to discover perpetually buddies. You are on grandpa obligation in heaven now. Xoxo, Hammerhead.”
Matt leaves behind three youngsters. He was 64.