Rodney Chooses Country Over Rays

Fernando Rodney was asked if he was  playing in the World Baseball Classic by Neftali Ruiz from the Dominican paper El Caribe. Rodney’s response was, “I want to represent the country. It will be a pleasure to be there in the Dominican uniform.” Asked about gaining permission from the Rays, Rodney replied, “You don’t have to ask permission to represent your country.”

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