WWE announced on Wednesday they have released Ricardo Rodriguez. While Rodriguez gained fame as the personal ring announcer for Alberto Del Rio and a brief stint with Rob Van Dam, he'd been working as a member of the company's Spanish broadcast team.
The following is the official statement from dot com:
WWE has come to terms on the release of WWE Superstar Ricardo Rodriguez as of today, July 30, 2014. WWE wishes Ricardo Rodriguez the best in all of his future endeavors.
Rodriguez Tweeted the following about his release:
We reported earlier on Wednesday that sources had indicated mass job cuts were feared ahead of WWE announcing their 2014 quarter two earnings.