NEW YORK -- Carlos Beltran and Carlos Delgado of the New
York Mets and Tigers catcher Ivan Rodriguez were among the 30
players on the roster Puerto Rico announced Monday for the World
Among the other notable players who have confirmed their
position and are expected to report to Puerto Rico's training camp
in Port St. Lucie, Fla., on Thursday are New York Yankees
outfielder Bernie Williams, Orioles catcher Javy Lopez and White
Sox pitcher Javier Vazquez.
The team will be managed by former major leaguer Jose Oquendo.
Puerto Rico will hold workouts March 3-4 and will begin play in
the WBC against Panama on March 7.