[Michael Hayes Gallery]
[Freebirds Gallery]
Wrestler/Agent: Michael 'PS' Hayes.
Real Name: Michael Seitz
Birthday: March 29
Hometown: Atlanta, Georgia
Billed from Badstreet, USA
Marital Status: Married with son
Height & Weight: 6'1" - 255 lbs.
Trained by:
Debut: 1977
Previous Gimmicks: Lord Michael Hayes
Michael PS Hayes ()
Screaming Eagle (WCW)
Dok Hendrix (WWF)
Finishing Move: DDT
Favorite Moves:
Notable Feuds: The von Erichs
Terry Gordy
Buddy Jack Roberts
The Brood

  • NWA (Nashville/Chattanooga) Mid-America Tag Team titles (2);
  • (Louisiana/Oklahoma) Mid-South Tag Team titles ();
  • NWA Georgia Tag Team titles;
  • NWA (Georgia) National Tag Team titles (3);
  • NWA (World Class) American Tag Team titles ();
  • World Class Six-Man Tag Team titles (6);
  • All Japan NWA United National Heavyweight title ();
  • WCWA (World Class Wrestling Association) Tag Team titles w/Steve Cox ();
  • NWA United States Heavyweight title ();
  • NWA World Tag Team titles w/Jimmy Garvin ();
  • WCW World Tag Team titles w/Jimmy Garvin ();
  • WCW United States Tag Team titles (2);
  • WCW Six Man Tag Team titles w/Jimmy Garvin & Badstreet ();
  • (Tennessee) PPW Heavyweight title ();

  • In The Beginning:
  • Mid-1977: Michael Hayes got his start in the wrestling business as a referee using his real name "Michael Seitz"..
  • Michael Seitz also started wrestling under the name "Lord Michael Hayes" in Jackson, Mississippi..

    The Fabulous Freebirds:
  • Michael "PS" Hayes was a member of the legendary Fabulous Freebirds along with Terry Gordy & Buddy Roberts..

    The Fabulous Freebirds - World Wrestling Federation:
  • 1984: The Freebirds had a brief stint with the WWF where they were managed by Cindy Laupers boyfriend Dave Wolfe..
  • ~~~August 1984: The Freebirds (Hayes/Gordy/Roberts) make several appearance at WWF Madison Square Garden shows..
  • ~~~~~August 4, 1984: The Fabulous Freebirds vs Ron Shaw / Rene Goulet / Charlie Fulton..
  • ~~~~~August 24, 1984: The Fabulous Freebirds vs Pete Douerty / Ron Shaw / Butcher Vachon..
  • ~~~The WWF wanted the trio to split into singles wrestlers, they left the company and returned to World Class in Dallas..

    The Fabulous Freebirds - World Class Championship Wrestling:
  • September 28, 1985 - AWA SuperClash: The Road Warriors defeated Freebirds (Gordy/Hayes) to retain the AWA Tag titles..
  • The Freebirds were involved in the most violent and bloody feuds in WCCW history against the von Erich Family
  • April 20, 1986 - AWA WrestleRock: The Road Warriors defeated The Freebirds (Garvin & Hayes) in a "Steel Cage" match..
  • 1988: The Freebird/vonErich feud came to an end when Michael Hayes & Kerry von Erich called a truce and became tag partners..

    National Wrestling Alliance & World Championship Wrestling:
  • May 17, 1989 - WrestleWar: Michael Hayes defeats Lex Luger for the NWA United States title..
  • Michael Hayes would later join forces with Jimmy Garvin under the Freebird name managed by DDP & Big Daddy Dink..
  • June 14, 1989 - CotC 8: The Freebirds defeat the Midnight Express in the finals to win the vacant NWA Tag Team titles..
  • The masked wrestler known as Baddstreet (Brad Armstrong), was added to the Freebirds..
  • February 17, 1991: The Freebirds (Hayes/Garvin/Baddstreet) beat Tommy Rich/Ricky Morton/Junk Yard Dog for the 6 Man Tag titles..
  • February 24, 1991 - WrestleWar: Michael Hayes/Jimmy Garvin beat Doom (Ron Simmons/Butch Reed) for the World Tag Team titles..
  • May 19, 1991 - SuperBrawl: Hayes/Jimmy Garvin beat The Young Guns (Smothers/Armstrong) to win the vacant US Tag titles..
  • The Freebirds broke up and Michael Hayes briefly managed the tag team of Arn Anderson and Bobby Eaton..
  • Michael Hayes later became a commentator until he left WCW..

    World Wrestling Federation:
  • 1995: Michael Hayes resurfaced in the WWF under the name Dok Hendrix, playing a heel commentator beside Vince McMahon..
  • Dok Hendrix made his Pay Per View announcing debut at the first ever In Your House show along with Vince McMahon..
  • Dok Hendrix's on-air duties consisted of commentating on WWF Superstars, weekend shows as well as International broadcasts..
  • Dok Hendrix also provided backstage interviews for Monday Night Raw and numerous monthly pay per views..
  • Dok Hendrix hosted the Free For All pre-PPV shows and occasionally filling in for RAW commentary..
  • April 29, 1999 - Smackdown! special: The Brood called Doc Hendrix by his real name and delivered a blood bath to him!
  • Michael Hayes began managing The Hardy Boyz against The Brood, and also leading them to a brief Tag Team title run!
  • ~~~Michael Hayes occassionally took part in Six-Man Tag matches against The Brood (Gangrel, Edge and Christian)..

    World Wrestling Entertainment - Road Agent & Creative Team Member
  • WrestleMania X-7: Michael PS Hayes made his return to the ring participating in the 20 Man Gimmick Battle Royal..
  • 2002: Michael Hayes was a WWE Road Agent as well as a contributing booker and storyline writer..
  • November 13, 2003 - Smackdown!: Michael Hayes got into some trouble with WWE management..
  • ~~~During the day, he had been pushing for an angle with John Cena that everyone knew wouldn't work..
  • ~~~So he went over everybody else, straight to Vince McMahon, who he convinced that it was a good idea..
  • ~~~The angle occured, but was given such a bad reaction with the live crowd, that it was edited off the broadcast..
  • December 5, 2005 - RAW: Edge & Lita went on a verbal assault Ric Flair after Flair "backed out" due to some "legal advice"..
  • ~~~Michael "PS" Hayes and Sgt. Slaughter came down and told Edge to cut the segment immediately and go backstage..
  • ~~~Edge got on Michael Hayes' case, implying that he couldn't do anything because his best friend, Terry Gordy, was DEAD!
  • ~~~Michael Hayes then shot back saying Edge was only there because he was "banging Matt Hardy's ex girlfriend!"..
  • ~~~~~A fight broke out and Edge ended up leaving Michael Hayes & Sgt. Slaughter laid out in the ring.....