Ivan 'Pudge' Rodriguez Joins ESPN Dallas
July 31, 2013 at 3:31 PM (PT)
ESPN Sports KESN (ESPN DALLAS 103.3 FM) and Spanish Sports KZMP-A (1540AM ESPN DEPORTES)/DALLAS have inked former TEXAS RANGERS catcher IVAN "PUDGE" RODRIGUEZ as a commentator for the remainder of the 2013 baseball season. Among RODRIGUEZ' duties will be bi-weekly call-in segments and "PUDGE's Eye" features.
“We are extremely excited and proud to have one of the greatest catchers in MLB history as a part of our team,” said VP/GM PETE DITS. “As the radio flagship of the TEXAS RANGERS in English and Spanish, this only solidifies our commitment to bringing the best RANGERS and baseball coverage to the sports fans in DFW.”
“As I am starting to put my roots back in the DALLAS/FORT WORTH METROPLEX, my family and I are very excited to be on another winning team that I feel will help us do great things in the community and ESPN DALLAS is the perfect partner for that,” said RODRIGUEZ. “I look forward to working with my new teammates at ESPN DALLAS.”