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Veteran reliever Sergio Romo waited nearly 20 years for Mexico to ask him to play, and now that he has the opportunity to represent his parents’ homeland, he’s holding on to it for all he’s worth.

In Japan with the Mexican national team for a pair of exhibition games against Samurai Japan, Romo told Kyodo News on Tuesday about his journey and his desire to play in March’s World Baseball Classic.

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