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John Rocker voted off Survivor, threatens to punch out woman's teeth

Former baseball heel John Rocker's turn on the reality show Survivor came to an abrupt if predictable end Wednesday when he threatened to fight a woman and was subsequently voted off the show.

The spat began when a fellow contestant, Natalie Anderson, called Rocker a homophobe and a racist. So exhibiting the characteristic control that was the hallmark of his days as as big league pariah, Rocker shot back, "If you were a man, I'd knock your teeth out."

Rocker, who pitched six seasons in the majors, is best known not for his middling stats, but for saying in a 1999 interview that he hated New York because he was uncomfortable around homosexuals and minorities and that he was "not a very big fan of foreigners." After his Survivor outburst, Rocker was swiftly voted off the proverbial island.