Emory Hail played baseball growing up and even had a try-out with MLB’s Baltimore Orioles baseball team..
Jimmy Hart brought Emory Hail to WCW hoping to groom him as the next big man for Hulk Hogan’s main event..
February 2, 2000 – WCW Thunder: Diamond Dallas Page defeated The Machine (Emory Hale under a mask)..
Emory Hale has worked in many projects with Jimmy Hart and Hulk Hogan since they left World Championship Wretsling..
October 2003: Emory Hale was in the ICU of Tampa General Hospital after developing pneumonia stemming from a kidney transplant..
January 28, 2006: Emory Hale passed away after dealing with kidney problems for years…..
Two Days Before, we Received this email from DreamBlue:
Emory Hale is in the ICU at St Petersburg General and is not expected to survive. Walked in having a hard time breathing, ended up on a ventilator, never got better. Not sure what the official diagnosis is.