LOS ANGELES (AP) — Charlie Sheen’s tour is taking a softer approach when it arrives in San Francisco later this week, with a donation planned for a Giants fan severely beaten during the Los Angeles Dodgers’ home opener.

Sheen’s publicist announced Thursday that the actor will donate the profits made from merchandise sold at Saturday’s show to benefit the fan, Bryan Stow.

Stow is a paramedic who had to be placed into a medically induced coma after being beaten on March 31 outside Dodgers Stadium.

The “Major League” star is an avid baseball fan, and has drawn cheers for sporting the hometown ball club’s jersey in cities on his “Violent Torpedo of Truth” tour.

Sheen is selling T-shirts and other merchandise emblazoned with some of his new catchphrases, including “Duh, Winning.”

(© Copyright 2011 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

Comments (3)
  1. Charlie II says:

    I gave a donation, why am I not in the news? Maybe because I’m not winning?

  2. bcb says:

    Does anyone know what the status is on Mr. Stow’s condition?

  3. Ron says:

    Nice PR move, but are there really people STUPID enough to pay for this “waste of your time & money tour” and buy merchandise from this LOSER?

Leave a Reply