Sammy Sosa Sports a New Face: Michael Jackson’s Disease or Medical Procedure?

November 8, 2009 by  

Sammy Sosa arrived at the Latin Grammy awards on Nov. 5, 2009, and nobody could recognize the former Major League slugger. It wasn't that he has aged and started to wrinkle; Sosa was as white as a ghost! 

Over the last few months, Sosa has become frighteningly white. Some say that this could be because of a cosmetic procedure, steroid side-effects, or even Michael Jackson's disease, also known as vitiligio. But Sosa's friends say that Sammy has undergone a procedure to bleach his skin tone.  

The last time that the paparazzi was able to get snapshots of Sosa was in May 2009 (see image below, Bleacher Report - Chicago Cubs
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