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Javier Rodriguez

San Antonio stars sparkle at ‘Battle at the Ballpark’

On Saturday, August 30th, Triple A Promotions, in a collaborative effort with TMB Entertainment, staged a fan friendly, nine bout fight card at Nelson Wolff Stadium.

The customary home field of San Antonio Missions, Double-A affiliate of MLB’s San Diego Padres, was momentarily transformed into an Alamo City “Thunderdome” that featured some of the city’s best undefeated talent. Continue reading

Undefeated prospects Rodriguez and Whitaker top fight card at Wolff Stadium in San Antonio, TX, on August 30th

benjamin whitakerBoxing and baseball are about as American as apple pie.

Throughout this country’s long storied history in professional sports, the two iconic pastimes have given millions of fans some of their most memorable and dramatic moments, serving as virtual timelines in chronicling life’s most unforgettable and celebrated events.

On Saturday, August 30th, the two historic forces will merge to bring the Alamo City a singular event that is sure to capture the imagination of its most traditional sports aficionados, and bring the Summer of 2014 to a sensational close with a figurative and literal “bang”. Continue reading

Super Bantamweight Javier Rodriguez is making the grade

Very few young athletes choose the difficult sport of boxing to pursue as a profession for the obvious reasons. The sacrifice, discipline, and punishment a prizefighter is forced to endure in and out of the squared circle are enough to make the most ardent of athletes reconsider their chosen path.
For 18 year old Kennedy High School Senior, Javier Rodriguez, prizefighting was a natural and welcomed occupation. Continue reading