Francisco Rodriguez RUMORS & NEWS

  • Struggling Francisco Rodriguez’s job seems to be secure

    Detroit Free Press "Francisco Rodriguez wasn't the reason the Detroit Tigers lost to the Mariners on Thursday. That, as manager Brad Ausmus fact-checked a reporter, fell on the flat offense. But the veteran closer again couldn't get the job done in the ninth inning, taking the loss and looking no different than he..." April 28

  • Rodriguez gives Tigers some assurance: ‘I’m fine’

    Detroit News "It certainly looked bad when it happened. Detroit Tigers closer Francisco Rodriguez, after collecting an errant relay and throwing out the would-be winning run at the plate Saturday during WBC play, struggled to get to his feet and limped off the field. Later, he was shown on a cell phone..." March 12

  • Tigers bringing back Francisco Rodriguez, pick up option for 2017

    Michigan Live "The Detroit Tigers have picked up their 2017 contract option on closer Francisco Rodriguez. Rodriguez will make $6 million in 2017. The Tigers could have bought out the final year of the contract for $2 million. Rodriguez was one of two players for whom the team held a 2017 option. The team..." November 03