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  1. Yankees Analysis: Do the Yankees Need a Proven Closer?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Yanks Go Yard

    ... of these two? There are a couple quality closers who are currently free agents. Rafael Soriano and Francisco Rodriguez are waiting to be called by a team in order to be given an opportunity. They have a great amount of experience closing games and ...

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  2. Reliever Neal Cotts agrees to 1-year deal with BrewersRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... und and have discussed a trade with Philadelphia for Jonathan Papelbon while also considering re-signing Francisco Rodriguez, who recorded 44 saves for them last year.

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  3. Milwaukee Brewers Rumors: Jonathan Papelbon Is Not NeededRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Rant Sports

    ... four seasons. The Brewers could use someone to anchor the back end of their bullpen, and bringing back Francisco Rodriguez is still an option to go along with Jonathan Broxton . Trading for Papelbon will surely be expensive, in terms of players and ...

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  4. Brewers sign Neal Cotts for...reasonsRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Brew Crew Ball

    ... ctly (or at least doesn't always) excel at getting LHH out. I'd look for the Brewers to still get one of Francisco Rodriguez or Jonathan Papelbon.

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  5. Milwaukee Brewers Opening Day: 25 Man Roster PredictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Reviewing the Brew

    ... Estrada was traded to the Blue Jays for Adam Lind , Yovani Gallardo was traded to the Texas Rangers, and Francisco Rodriguez is still testing the Free Agent market. Gallardo and Estrada started last season in the starting rotation, with Gallardo ...

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  6. MLB trade rumors: Blue Jays mulling K-Rod, Soriano for closer roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sporting News

    THE RUMOR: The Blue Jays are in contact with representatives for multiple free-agent relievers, including Francisco Rodriguez, Rafael Soriano and Burke Badenhop. THE DETAILS: With onetime closer Casey Janssen heading to Washington to be a set-up man for the Nationals, the Jays want someone other than listed closer Brett Cecil finishing games.

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  7. Bullpen perhaps in flux, but Brewers turn to Nelson to startRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WKBT

    Milwaukee seems committed to staying in-house and turning to young right-hander Jimmy Nelson to fill the spot in rotation that opened following the trade of Yovani Gallardo to the Texas Rangers. Francisco Rodriguez, who had 44 saves in 49 opportunities in 2014 remains a free agent.

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  8. Milwaukee Brewers relief pitcher Jonathan Broxton is the current favorite to close game.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Door Reminder

    ... to fill the rotation spot that opened following the trade of Yovani Gallardo to the Texas Rangers. Francisco Rodriguez, who had 44 saves in 49 opportunities in 2014 remains a free agent. For now, Jonathan Broxton would be the favorite to close if ...

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  9. Making lemonade out of the possible (inevitable?) Francisco Rodriguez signingRead the original story

    Wednesday | Brew Crew Ball

    In what has become an annual occurrence, the Brewers are flirting with bringing Francisco Rodriguez back. As much as that will suck, it might be a defensible baseball decision.

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  10. Jonthan Papelbon trade far from deadRead the original story

    Wednesday | Brew Crew Ball

    ... the Brewers are more interested in acquiring Jonthan Papelbon than bringing back their former closer Francisco Rodriguez. There are two main obstacles in getting this trade done. First is that pesky vesting option. If Papelbon finishes 48 games, a ...

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  11. Milwaukee Brewers Relief Options: Rafael SorianoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Reviewing the Brew

    ... have stalled that deal (much to my ire ), the Brewers have recently been linked to a familiar face in Francisco Rodriguez , last season's closer. While it seems that the Brewers are in danger of ignoring my warnings about K-Rod from earlier this ...

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  12. Milwaukee Brewers On Deck Wrap UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Reviewing the Brew

    ... early going. Henderson struggled with his velocity in Spring Training, losing the closer's job to Francisco Rodriguez . Henderson was never able to full recover, eventually underwent shoulder surgery to remove bone spurs. He ended up last season ...

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  13. Unable to land Papelbon, Brewers look to re-sign K-RodRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Sporting News

    Francisco Rodriguez recorded 44 saves for the Brewers last year, but it had appeared the team was going to move on from its closer. Milwaukee tried to acquire Phillies closer Jonathan Papelbon , but that deal has reportedly fallen through.

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  14. K-Rod could end up back in the Brewers bullpen for 4th timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... Agent Scott Boras , who has a good relationship with Mark Attanasio and represents free-agent closer Francisco Rodriguez , has been trying to convince the Brewers owner that K-Rod Part IV would be a good thing for the team. "Scott always ...

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  15. Francisco Rodriguez Rumors: Latest Buzz and Speculation Surrounding Star PitcherRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | BleacherReport

    With the Milwaukee Brewers' pursuit of closer Jonathan Papelbon dying down , the team is turning its attention back to Francisco Rodriguez . Following up on prediction of K-Rod Part IV, #Brewers owner Mark Attanasio has had conversations with his agent, Scott Boras.

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  16. Mark Attanasio, Scott Boras have discussed K-RodRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... Agent Scott Boras, who has a good relationship with Mark Attanasio and represents free-agent closer Francisco Rodriguez, has been trying to convince the Brewers owner that K-Rod Part IV would be a good thing for the team. "Scott always aggressively ...

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  17. Henderson, Thornburg aiming for Opening DayRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 25 | Major League Baseball

    While engaged in talks with Francisco Rodriguez and monitoring markets for other free-agent relievers, the Brewers heard positive feedback Sunday from two of their own. Jim Henderson and Tyler Thornburg , who missed most of last season with arm injuries, each expressed optimism during Sunday's "Brewers On Deck" about being healthy in time for Opening Day.

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  18. Brewers' Ryan Braun hopeful with spring training nearRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | The Washington Post

    ... any phone calls lately," Melvin said. ... The Brewers appear to still be in touch with free agent closer Francisco Rodriguez, who had 44 saves last season. In 2014, Rodriguez signed a one-year deal with Milwaukee about a week before spring training ...

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  19. Nationals Analysis: Should The Nats Pursue K-Rod?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Teddy Never Wins

    ... much interest, but one that can be a good find at the right price. The reliever I am talking about is Francisco Rodriguez . Last season, the 33-year-old Rodriguez was a NL All-Star in the first half, saving 27 of his 30 chances, including a streak ...

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  20. Brewers no closer to obtaining PapelbonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... years with the Reds. The Brewers opened the 2014 season with two closer candidates, Jim Henderson and Francisco Rodriguez, which proved to be a good thing. Henderson had shoulder issues in spring training, never fully recovered and eventually ...

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