Report: C Ivan "Pudge" Rodriguez Will Announce Retirement

Thursday April 19th, 2012

Long time catcher Ivan Rodriguez will announce his retirement Monday with the Texas Rangers -- the team he started his career with, according to Clark Spencer of the Miami Herald.!/clarkspencer/status/192733692802764800

Rodriguez hit .218/.281/.323 with two home runs in 137 plate appearances with the Washington Nationals last season. The 40-year-old will retire a 14-time all-star and World Series champion.

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