Mike Wolfe announced that the 'American Pickers' star Frank Fritz was hospitalized after suffering with stroke

Who is Frank Fritz?

Frink was in the 'American Pickers' series  that he left earlier.

Why Fritz left the 'American Pickers' series?

He was fired from the hit History Channel show because it resulted in 185 stitches and two rods in his spine during his surgery.

What Mike said about him?

American Pickers co-star Mike Wolfe said - "Frank has suffered a stroke and is in the hospital. Please keep him in your hearts and thoughts." 

Mike continued, "Frank I pray more than anything that you make it through this okay. I love you buddy."

Wolfe also said - "Frank is just going through a lot personally with addictions," he alleged. "It’s unfortunate that he’s made decisions that have him the way he is."

Mike wants Frank back on the 'American Pickers show. That's why...

Mike said, "I’d still like to get back to my job," he said. "I miss my friends and my people and being on the road and meeting all those different characters."