WWE: Rey Mysterio Released from Contract

In a move that apparently was being negotiated for months, Oscar Gutierrez, better known as Rey Mysterio, has been released from his WWE contract, according to f4wonline.com.

WrestlingNews.co reported Thursday that WWE confirmed the split with a brief statement: “Rey Mysterio is no longer under contract with WWE.” TMZ.com reported Thursday that Mysterio’s contract expired.

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Mysterio is now free to join the AAA wrestling promotion in Mexico, along with fellow alumnus Alberto (Del Rio) Patron. AAA has scheduled a press conference for Tuesday in Mexico City, f4wonline reported.

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