Milwaukee, WI (Sports Network) - The Baltimore Orioles bolstered their bullpen
on Tuesday by acquiring right-hander Francisco Rodriguez from the Milwaukee
Brewers for minor league infielder Nick Delmonico.
The 31-year-old Rodriguez is 1-1 with a 1.09 ERA and 10 saves in 25 games this
season, his third with Milwaukee. In 707 games, all in relief, for the Angels,
Mets and Milwaukee, he has a record of 39-35 with 304 saves and a 2.64 ERA.
His 304 career saves tie Jeff Montgomery for 21st on the all-time Major League
Rodriguez is unscored upon in 22 of his 25 appearances this season.
The 21-year-old Delmonico was selected by the Orioles in the sixth round of
the 2011 draft. He batted .244 with 13 home runs and 30 RBI in 60 games with
Class-A Frederick this season.
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