Madison
68° F
Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
Advertisement

Brewers bring back K-Rod

Published On: Feb 07 2014 04:09:11 PM CST
Milwaukee Brewers

MILWAUKEE -

The Brewers have signed free agent relief pitcher Francisco Rodriguez to a one-year contract for the 2014 season.

Rodriguez, 32, was originally acquired by the Brewers in a trade with the New York Mets in July, 2011 and was the Brewers closer for parts of 2012 and 2013 seasons.

Rodriguez pitched 134 games with Milwaukee and has a 7-8 record with a 3.15 ERA and 13 saves.

In his major league career with the Angels, Mets, Brewers an Orioles, Rodriguez is 41-36 with a 3.70 earned run average. He's 21st all-time in saves with 304.

Rodriguez still holds the major league record for saves in a season with 62 for the Angels in the 2008 season.

Advertisement
  • jack-o-lantern Halloween pumpkin

    Juliet James/SXC

    Halloween

    Games, recipes, trick-or-treating, scary movies and everything else you need to make your Halloween extra spooky.

  • Politician, politics, debate, election

    iStock / bns124

    Election Coverage

    Get up-to-date on political stories, Reality Check the latest political ads, learn about the candidates and find election results in our special section.

  • Ebola virus pink

    CDC

    Ebola special coverage

    Get the latest news on the Ebola outbreak and resources to help you learn more about the deadly virus.

Advertisement