Tag Archives: Francisco Rodriguez

Trade Rumors: Yankees Rejected Deal for K-Rod

Last night the Mets and the Brewers agreed on a deal that sent Francisco Rodriguez and $5 million to Milwaukee in exchange for two players to be named later. It was a deal that was pretty much a straight money dump ensuring that the Mets wouldn't get stuck with his $17.5 million vesting option ...

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Trade Rumors: K-Rod Available But Yankees Only Marginally Interested


Via Bob Klapisch of the Bergen Record: Yankees says Mets have made K-Rod available - "door is wide open" - but are only marginally interested. Prefer to wait on [Rafael Soriano]. Get ready because this kind of talk is not going away until Francisco Rodriguez is no longer on the Mets. That is because he ...

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10 Relievers the Yankees Could Trade for at the Deadline


With the trade deadline drawing nearer and the Yankees targeting bullpen help it seemed like a good idea to take a look at some relievers they could be interested in. Francisco Rodriguez - (RHP, Mets, 2011 ERA: 3.25): Not a fan favorite among Yankee fans, but he continues to be one of the more effective ...

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Trade Rumors: Mets Won’t Trade Rodriguez to Yankees

Via Mike Puma of the NY Post: It's just as well that Francisco Rodriguez isn't campaigning to make The Bronx his new address: The Mets are in no hurry to do business with the Yankees. After Rodriguez suggested he would be comfortable in a setup role for a contender such as the Yankees or Rays, a ...

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Rumors: Francisco Rodriguez Willing to Setup for Yankees


Via Kristie Ackert of the NY Daily News: While Brian Cashman seems to be looking far and wide for a setup man to help his ailing bullpen, maybe the Yankees general manager should check across town. Mets closer Francisco Rodriguez told the Daily News Thursday that he would not rule out a change in roles ...

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