Jose Canseco’s finger — the one he shot — fell off during a poker tournament


Stories involving Jose Canseco keep getting stranger and stranger. The former major leaguer accidentally shot his middle finger off on October 29 and it was surgically reattached. Apparently, the procedure didn’t do the job based on some of Canseco’s recent tweets.

(Warning: Those of you who are squeamish may want to skip reading further)

Question: If the finger falls off in the middle of a poker hand and hits the table, does it count as a check?