T.R.'s Memoirs: Ivan Rodriguez batted down those who doubted him in illustrious MLB career (Part I)

The Texas Rangers found "Pudge" in Puerto Rico and promoted him to the major leagues three years later at age 19.

Editor’s note: T.R. Sullivan retired after covering the Rangers for 32 years for the Fort Worth Star-Telegram and MLB.com. He is sharing his memories and history of the Rangers for this website. This week…

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