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57 Francisco Rodriguez RP
Height/Weight: 6-0/195 | Birthdate: 1/7/1982 | Birthplace: Caracas, Venezuela | Bats/Throws: R/R | Team: Milwaukee | College: No College | MLB Experience: 14 | Owned/Started%: 74/64 | Average Draft Position: 182.50
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Francisco Rodriguez remains perfect for Brewers


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(7/1/2015) Brewers closer Francisco Rodriguez pitched a scoreless ninth inning to remain perfect in 17 save attempts this year. 

Rodriguez allowed one walk and no hits, striking out two in the ninth inning to protect a one-run lead. 


Brewers RP Francisco Rodriguez earns save Monday


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(6/29/2015) Brewers pitcher Francisco Rodriguez recorded the final three outs of Monday's 7-4 win over the Phillies to earn his 16th save of the season.

Rodriguez struck out one and allowed one hit during the appearance. He has now closed all 16 of his save chances this season.


Brewers P Francisco Rodriguez gives up 2-run homer


by Jason Butt | CBSSports.com
(6/28/2015) Brewers closer Francisco Rodriguez allowed two earned runs in a ninth-inning relief appearance during Sunday's 5-3 win over the Twins. 

For Rodriguez, it's the first time he's allowed more than one run in an appearance this season. The scoring came on a two-run homer from Torii Hunter. Rodriguez now has a 1.61 ERA. 


Brewers P Francisco Rodriguez picks up 15th save


by Jason Butt | CBSSports.com
(6/24/2015) Brewers closer Francisco Rodriguez recorded his 15th save of the season in Wednesay night's 4-1 win over the Mets. 

Rodriguez entered the game in the ninth inning and allowed one hit and threw one strikeout. He hasn't allowed a run since May 27 and has only given up three this year. Rodriguez now has a 1.00 ERA for the season. 


Brewers' K-Rod: 'I'd be disappointed if I get traded'


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(6/24/2015) With the Brewers likely to be among the sellers at the trade deadline, closer Francisco Rodriguez could be an attractive addition to the bullpen of a contender. However, the veteran reliever hopes he isn't going anywhere.

"I'd be disappointed if I get traded," Rodriguez said, per MLB.com, "because I signed two years plus [a club option for 2017] just to be here. If I didn't believe this ballclub would be better and compete in the future, I would have gone someplace else. ...

"But definitely, it [the possibility of a trade] is there. You have to think about it, unfortunately. But I'm not putting too much pressure on thinking about it because it is going to be bad if I do that."


Brewers RP Francisco Rodriguez earns save in Tuesday's win


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(6/23/2015) Brewers pitcher Francisco Rodriguez pitched a perfect ninth inning to record his 14th save of the season during Tuesday's 3-2 win over the Mets.

He also struck out two batters during the outing. Rodriguez has not blown a save this season.


Report: Blue Jays looking at Brewers' Francisco Rodriguez


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(6/20/2015) The Blue Jays have made phone calls to inquire about acquiring Brewers closer Francisco Rodriguez, according to reports by the Toronto Sun.

Rodriguez is 13 for 13 in converting save opportunities this year, while the Blue Jays lead baseball in blown saves, with 12.  


Brewers closer Francisco Rodriguez notches 13th save Thursday


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(6/11/2015) Brewers closer Francisco Rodriguez remained in fine form on Thursday, as he nailed down his 13th save of the season in the 5-4 win over the Nationals. Rodriguez worked around a one-out single to complete the scoreless ninth and preserve the victory.

The veteran closer is now a perfect 13-for-13 in save chances this season, and has been scored upon just three times in 23 appearances. His 361 career saves are six shy of tying Jeff Reardon for eighth all-time.


Brewers' Francisco Rodriguez pitches perfect ninth for 12th save


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(6/9/2015) Brewers closer Francisco Rodriguez pitched a perfect ninth inning to preserve a three-run lead over Pittsburgh and earn his twelfth save of the year. 

Rodriguez has saved 17 straight, dating back to last season. He has saves in his last four appearances. 

Rodriguez retired the side on 11 pitches, eight strikes.


Brewers P Francisco Rodriguez gets career save No. 359


by Jason Butt | CBSSports.com
(6/9/2015) Brewers closer Francisco Rodriguez picked up his 11th save of the season in Monday night's 2-0 win over the Cardinals. 

The save moved Rodriguez into ninth place all-time in MLB history with 359.

It was an easy outing for Rodriguez, who came into the game and struck out two batters in a 1-2-3 inning. This is Rodriguez's third save opportunity converted in a row. 


Brewers RP Francisco Rodriguez notches historic save in win


by Ruben Palacios | Staff Writer
(6/6/2015) Brewers closer Francisco Rodriguez recorded the save in his team's 4-2 win over the Twins on Saturday. 

Rodriguez, who earned is 10th save of the year, pitched a shutout ninth inning, but he did allow a walk.

The save had some historical precedence, it was No. 358 of  his career, which moved him up to ninth place all-time.


Brewers P Francisco Rodriguez strikes out 2 in save


by Jason Butt | CBSSports.com
(6/1/2015) Brewers closer Francisco Rodriguez picked up his ninth save of the season in Monday evening's 1-0 win over the Cardinals. 

Rodriguez pitched the ninth inning and threw two strikeouts in his outing. He also gave up a hit and walked a batter. He now has walked four batters in his last three innings. 

Rodriguez now has a 1.42 ERA this season.


K-Rod has not had save chance for Brewers since May 18


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(6/1/2015) Brewers closer Francisco Rodriguez pitched the ninth inning during Sunday's 17-inning marathon game against the Diamomdbacks.

Rodriguez did run into some trouble during a 6-all game, but he was able to keep the game tied despite issuing two walks. Rodriguez, who threw just one inning Sunday, struck out one in his scoreless frame.

However, the veteran closer has not had a save opportunity since May 18. He has made three relief appearances since recording his eighth save. 

The 33-year-old Rodriguez is perfect in save opportunities this season. He is 0-2, but he has a 1.50 ERA and 0.83 WHIP. He also has 20 strikeouts in 18 innings.


Brewers closer Francisco Rodriguez shuts door for eighth save


by Ted Leshinski | Staff Writer
(5/18/2015) Brewers closer Francisco Rodriguez (S, 8) notched a strikeout, allowed a single and then induced a double play to shut the door Monday and earn the save against the Tigers. 

The save was Rodriguez's eighth in as many chances this season, and he now has 17 strikeouts in 15 innings pitched.


Brewers closer Francisco Rodriguez throws scoreless ninth on Sunday


by Ted Leshinski | Staff Writer
(5/17/2015) Brewers closer Francisco Rodriguez was used in the ninth inning of a non-save situation against the Mets Sunday, retiring all three batters he faced.

Roriguez hadn't pitched since May 11.

The right hander extended his scoreless inning streak to nine with the outing, lowering his season ERA to 1.29.


Brewers closer Francisco Rodriguez picks up seventh save


by Brandon Wise | CBSSports.com
(5/11/2015) Brewers closer Francisco Rodriguez worked a nearly perfect ninth inning in Milwaukee's 10-7 win over the White Sox, earning his seventh save of the season.

After allowing a lead off single to Jose Abreu, Rodriguez forced Asvail Garcia to ground into a double play. Then, Rodriguez got Conor Gillaspie to ground out to end the game. 

Rodriguez lowered his ERA to 1.38 in 13 innings of work.

Brewers' Francisco Rodriguez earns sixth save of season Wednesday


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(5/6/2015) Brewers pitcher Francisco Rodriguez earned his sixth save of the season when he closed the door on a 6-3 victory over the Dodgers on Wednesday.

During the ninth inning, Rodriguez allowed one hit and struck two in route to a scoreless inning. He now has a 1.64 ERA.


Brewers closer Francisco Rodriguez earns fifth save of the year


by Brandon Wise | CBSSports.com
(5/4/2015) Brewers closer Francisco Rodriguez worked a perfect ninth inning in Milwaukee's 4-3 win over the Dodgers on Monday, picking up his fifth save of the season.

Rodriguez made quick work of Los Angeles, needing 14 pitches for two strikeouts and a groundout to wrap things up. Rodriguez lowered his ERA to 1.80 in 10 innings of work with 12 strikeouts and two walks.


Brewers P Francisco Rodriguez gets save vs. Cubs


by Jason Butt | CBSSports.com
(5/3/2015) Brewers closer Francisco Rodriguez was credited with a save following Sunday afternoon's 5-3 win over the Cubs. 

Rodriguez entered the game in the bottom of the ninth inning and promptly gave up a single to Chris Denorfia. Rodriguez shook the hit off and recorded three consecutive outs to end the game. 

This was Rodriguez's fourth save of the season. He now has an ERA of 2.00.  


Brewers' Francisco Rodriguez gets scoreless ninth but no save


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(5/2/2015) Brewers closer Francisco Rodriguez pitched a scoreless ninth inning in Saturday's win, but, since he entered with a five-run lead, he didn't get credit for a save. 

Rodriguez allowed one hit and struck out three, lowering his ERA to 2.25.


Brewers' Francisco Rodriguez earns third save Sunday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(4/26/2015) Brewers closer Francisco Rodriguez picked up his third save Sunday, tossing a 1-2-3 ninth inning in his team's 6-3 win over the Cardinals.

Wins have been few for the 4-15 Brewers, leaving Rodriguez without many opportunities to record saves, and he's taken a pair of losses in addition to racking up three saves in the first three weeks of the season. He owns a 2.57 ERA and 6:2 K:BB ratio in seven innings of action.


Brewers RP Francisco Rodriguez able to lock down second save


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(4/23/2015) Brewers closer Francisco Rodriguez finished off a 4-2 win Thursday against the Reds for his second save of the season. 

The veteran right-hander threw a scoreless ninth inning. He gave up a two-out double to Zack Cozart before getting Joey Votto to ground out to end the game. Rodriguez had one strikeout.

Rodriguez hasn't allowed a run in four of six outings.


Francisco Rodriguez records first save of season for Brewers


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(4/13/2015) Brewers closer Francisco Rodriguez recorded his first save of the season in a 5-4 win over the Cardinals. 

Rodriguez pitched a perfect ninth inning, retiring the side on six pitches, all strikes, and converted his first save opportunity of the year in his third appearance. His ERA stands at 3.00. 


Brewers' Francisco Rodriguez: 'I'm ready to go'


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(4/5/2015) Brewers closer Francisco Rodriguez had just three weeks to prepare for the season after signing late and dealing with visa issues, but he indicated this weekend that he's all set for the regular season, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports.

"I'm ready to go," Rodriguez said.

Rodriguez typically has needed just three weeks of preparation to geat ready for each season.

"He doesn't get a lot of outings in any spring training," manager Ron Roenicke said. "I think that's why he feels good going into the season."

Rodriguez, who made just five spring appearances, focused on his changeup during the spring season and said that it and his curveball "have been pretty good."

The closer racked up 44 saves in 2014, his most since delivering an MLB-record 62 saves with the Angels in 2008, and posted a 3.04 ERA, 0.99 WHIP and 73:18 K:BB ratio in 68 innings.


RP Francisco Rodriguez makes spring debut for Brewers


by Elliott Smith | Staff Writer
(3/22/2015) Francisco Rodriguez made his spring debut for the Brewers on Sunday, pitching one inning in his team's loss to the White Sox.

Rodriguez, who was delayed at arriving to camp due to visa issues, pitched the sixth inning and gave up three hits and an earned run, while striking out two hitters. 

Rodriguez told MLB.com that he hoped to pitch five or six innings before Opening Day, but that he considered his debut a success. 

"Mission accomplished," Rodriguez said. "That's the first one out of the way, now I've just got to ramp it up and make sure to be ready for April 6."