Kettmann is former newspaper reporter

NEW YORK -- Jose Canseco confirms in the upcoming issue of
The New Yorker magazine that Steve Kettmann was the ghost writer
for his best-selling book "Juiced: Wild Times, Rampant 'Roids,
Smash Hits and How Baseball Got Big."

Kettmann, a former reporter for the San Francisco Chronicle, has
written on the steroids scandal in Major League Baseball in the

Canseco, whose book debuted at No. 1 on The New York Times
non-fiction chart, recently appeared at a book signing in New York.

The March 7 issue of The New Yorker hits newsstands on Monday.