clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

Washington Nationals' GM Mike Rizzo On Wilson Ramos' Rescue.

New, comments
Getty Images

The Washington Nationals issued the following statement from D.C. GM Mike Rizzo within the last few minutes.

Statement from Mike Rizzo:

"The news from Venezuela tonight is reassuring. Though details are limited and we have not yet talked directly with Wilson, we are thrilled with reports that he has been rescued and is being safely returned to his family. We greatly appreciate all the prayers and thoughts of all who have joined us in wishing for this conclusion to what has been a nightmarish 48 hours. We are eager to see Wilson and let him know just how many all over the world have been waiting for this news."