'American Pickers': Fans Urge Frank and Mike to Make Amends After Stroke


American Pickers alum Frank Fritz has been hospitalized after suffering a stroke,

Fans are encouraging both him and former reality TV co-star Mike Wolfe to repair their relationship.

Wolfe revealed the news via Instagram on Thursday, July 21. "I have been very private in the past year in regards to Frank's life and the journey he's been on. There has been lots of opinions in regards to mine and Frank's friendship and the show,..

but now is not the time to set the record straight. Now is the time to pray for my friend," the 58-year-old shared alongside a photo of Fritz.

He continued: "Frank has suffered a stroke and is in the hospital. Please keep him in your hearts and thoughts. Frank, I pray more than anything that you make it through this okay. I love you buddy."

Several high-profile figures quickly commented on the post, with composer Adrian Younge writing, "Damn," alongside several prayer hands emojis.

Fans also commented on Wolfe's Instagram, hoping the pair "make amends," one user wrote. "Good to hear something. Wish it was better news.

Fritz, 56, and Wolfe have known each other for more than 40 years, but they've been open about the ups and downs in their friendship.

The pair co-starred on The History Channel's hit reality series from 2010 to 2020.