Ivan Rodriguez Going Back To The Texas Rangers

Nathan RollinsContributor IAugust 19, 2009

The Texas Rangers have aquired catcher Ivan Rodriguez from the Houston Astros for minor league pitcher Matt Nevarez and 2 players to be named.

Ivan Rodriguez is a 14-time all-star that started his career with the Texas Rangers.

"It's been a long time," said Ivan Rodriguez, who was with the Texas Rangers from 1991-2002. "I'm glad that I'm back."

Ivan Rodriguez played with the Texas Rangers from 1991 to 2001 , till signing with the Florida Marlins as a free-agent.

Ivan Rodriguez ranks 1st in Texas Rangers history in Hits and Doubles, 3rd in RBI's, Extra-base hits, runs, and in games, 4th in Homeruns, and 5th in Batting Avrage.

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