Nerio Rodríguez

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Nerio Rodriguez
Starting pitcher
Born: (1971-03-04) March 4, 1971 (age 46)
Baní, Dominican Republic
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
August 18, 1996, for the Baltimore Orioles
Last MLB appearance
August 29, 2002, for the St. Louis Cardinals
MLB statistics
Win-Loss 4-6
Earned run average 6.32
Strikeouts 38
Teams
Nerio Rodríguez
Medal record
Representing Dominican Republic
Men's Baseball
Central American and Caribbean Games
Gold medal – first place 2010 Mayagüez Team

Nerio Rodríguez (born March 22, 1973 in Baní, Dominican Republic) is a former Dominican baseball player. A pitcher, Rodríguez played Major League Baseball from 1996 to 1999 for the Baltimore Orioles and Toronto Blue Jays. In 2002, he played for the St. Louis Cardinals and Cleveland Indians.

Career[edit]

In 2007, Rodríguez played in the Mexican League and had a 13-3 record with an ERA of 2.62, enough to earn an all-star berth and pitcher of the year honors. He was even better in 2008, with a 17-3 record and a 2.54 ERA in 20 games, he again made the All-Star Game. A rarity, Rodríguez received a decision in all 20 games he pitched in.

He signed with Uni-President 7-Eleven Lions in Taiwan in 2009.

Personal life[edit]

Rodríguez and his wife Ana reside in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, with their 3 children, two sons and one daughter.

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