Michael Matrone (Morganville, NJ)
Michael "Two Tone" Matrone moves 30 bb all in with K♣ 2♣ and is up against Mike Linster's J♣ J♥. Linster's pocket jacks hold and Matrone finishes in second place.
"We got tight at the end," says Matrone who was covered by just 72k on the final hand, "and I pushed with [garbage] cards."
Matrone, who is an electrician, is a Borgata regular and now has more than $100k in career earnings. He has one blue eye and one brown eye, earning him the nickname "Two Tone" Matrone.