Re: 177 MLB Players from 10 Countries will play in the WBC
- From: "sfb" <sfb@xxxxxxxx>
- Date: Mon, 05 Dec 2005 23:13:50 GMT
Piazza be eligible to play for Italy is old news. He doesn't know how he
qualifies, but apparently he does.
"Wunnuy" <wunnuy@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote in message
>I still haven't figured out why Piazza gets to play for Italy or Arod
> can play for the Dominican if he wants. What's the deal with that? I
> bet Piazza has never even been to Italy.
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... I agree with you that the rules for roster eligibility ruin the ... competition..Mike Piazza should not be playing for Italy...Soccer is ... WANTED to play for the US, got his citizenship and was denied by FIFA ... every country was hyphenated. ...
- Re: 177 MLB Players from 10 Countries will play in the WBC
... >I still haven't figured out why Piazza gets to play for Italy or Arod ... another country the chance to play for them. ... happens to have a diverse ancestry and qualifies to play for their team. ...