Dereck Rodriguez was 8 years old when he accompanied his father, Texas Rangers great Ivan Rodriguez, to the 2000 All-Star Game in Atlanta. Dereck, now 25, will be making his MLB debut Monday when called up by the San Francisco Giants.
Dereck Rodriguez was 8 years old when he accompanied his father, Texas Rangers great Ivan Rodriguez, to the 2000 All-Star Game in Atlanta. Dereck, now 25, will be making his MLB debut Monday when called up by the San Francisco Giants. John Bazemore The Associated Press
Dereck Rodriguez was 8 years old when he accompanied his father, Texas Rangers great Ivan Rodriguez, to the 2000 All-Star Game in Atlanta. Dereck, now 25, will be making his MLB debut Monday when called up by the San Francisco Giants. John Bazemore The Associated Press

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