Guests will enjoy cocktails and passed hors d'oeuvres before viewing an intimate Q&A session with World Series Champion and National Baseball Hall of Famer, Ivan "Pudge" Rodriquez. The program will be moderated by New York Giants legend, Tiki Barber.
About Ivan Rodriguez
Ivan "Pudge" Rodriguez is a retired Major League Baseball (MLB) player who played at the competitive professional level for more than 24 years and who statistically is considered the greatest defensive catcher in MLB history. On the field, Mr. Rodriguez was the recipient of numerous achievements and awards, including, MLB's all-time games leader as catcher, 7 time silver slugger winner, 2003 World Series champion (Florida Marlins), 2003 NLCS MVP, 1999 AL MVP, 14 time All-Star, Texas Sports Hall of Fame, Texas Rangers Hall of Fame, Latino Hall of Fame and his last and most prestigious award 2017 Baseball Hall of Famer!
After Mr. Rodriguez's retirement from baseball, his love for the game endured and to this day he continues to be involved in the sport through his involvement as the Special Assistant to the General Manager of the Texas Rangers, coaching of various major and minor league ballplayers as well as his work as a sports analyst for Fox Sports South West. Off the field, Mr. Rodriguez has and continues to be a well-versed businessman taking on a wide range of investments both domestically and abroad. Pudge also enjoys donating and giving his time to many different communities and non-profit organizations because giving back is a virtue he holds close.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:
6PM: Cocktail Reception
6:45PM: Program Begins (Moderated Q&A followed by Guest Q&A)
7:30PM: Program Concludes, Cocktails and Mingling Continue