But perhaps nobody at Comerica Park was happier to see the legendary catcher than Colorado backstop Wilin Rosario. According to Rockies manager Walt Weiss, Rodriguez was Rosario's hero growing up.
Weiss introduced his catcher to Rodriguez before Saturday's game. Rodriguez gave Rosario advice on big league life and catching.
Weiss estimated that their chat lasted only between 5-10 minutes. But, he said, "I don't think Wilin will ever forget it."
Matt Slovin is an associate reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.