Matthew Berry: The Wandy Line

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Matthew Berry: The Wandy Line
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According to Wikipedia, so it must be true, when Wandy Rodriguez was scouted by the Houston Astros in 1998, he falsely stated his name was Eny Cabreja. I can buy a fan of the Astros wanting a fake identity these days but I'm surprised a player would do it. But apparently, Wandy wanted to appear younger, so he convinced the real Eny (two years younger) to let him borrow his identity and lived under the name Eny Cabreja until 2002, when he admitted he was really 23-year-old Wandy Rodriguez, not the 21-year-old Eny...

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