Francisco Rodriguez
RP DET
2 days ago

Rodriguez pitched a scoreless ninth inning while striking out two to earn his 27th save Friday at the White Sox.

EDGE Analysis

Rodriguez was protecting a two-run lead, and easily closed the door on the White Sox on 16 pitches. He's now converted 27 of 29 save opportunities on the year, and his ERA is at 2.80.

Francisco Rodriguez
RP DET
1 week ago

Rodriguez pitched a scoreless ninth inning on one hit while striking out one to earn his 25th save of the year Friday against the Royals.

EDGE Analysis

Rodriguez was protecting a two-run lead, and worked around a one-out single to close the door on the Royals. He's now converted 25 of 27 save opportunities, and he has a 2.87 ERA to go along with a 1.07 WHIP.

Francisco Rodriguez
RP DET
2 weeks ago

Rodriguez pitched a perfect ninth inning while striking out one to earn his 24th save of the year Saturday at the Blue Jays.

EDGE Analysis

Rodriguez was protecting a one-run lead, and closed out the contest on only 10 pitches. He's now successfully converted 23 of his 25 save opportunities, and he has a 2.93 ERA on the year.

Francisco Rodriguez
RP DET
3 weeks ago

Rodriguez breezed through a perfect ninth inning to notch his 23rd save in Saturday's 3-2 victory over the Rays.

EDGE Analysis

The veteran closer set down Evan Longoria, Logan Morrison and Brandon Guyer on just 10 pitches to secure his fourth consecutive save in as many chances. The 34-year-old closer has now lowered his ERA from 3.80 to 3.03 over his last six outings.

Francisco Rodriguez
RP DET
3 weeks ago

Rodriguez pitched a scoreless ninth inning while allowing one hit to earn his 22nd save of the year Thursday at the Rays.

EDGE Analysis

Rodriguez was protecting a three-run lead, and only needed seven pitches to close out the contest. He's only allowed runs to score in one of his last 11 outings, and his ERA is at 3.14 on the year.

Francisco Rodriguez
RP DET
4 weeks ago

Rodriguez picked up his 21st save of the season Tuesday against the Marlins. He walked one and struck out one.

EDGE Analysis

Tuesday marked Rodriguez's seventh save of June, and his 21st in 23 tries this season. The veteran has the second-most saves in the AL, and holds a 3.25 ERA and 1.16 WHIP through 27.2 innings.

Francisco Rodriguez
RP DET
1 month ago

Rodriguez picked up his 20th save despite giving up two hits in the ninth inning Tuesday against Seattle.

EDGE Analysis

Rodriguez's WHIP rose to 1.21 but he managed to escape unscathed. He also picked up his 27th strikeout in just 25.2 innings. Rodriguez's strikeout rate and solid save conversion rate (now 20-for-22) have helped soften the blow of his 3.51 ERA for fantasy owners.

Francisco Rodriguez
RP DET
1 month ago

Rodriguez struck out the side in Sunday's 4-1 win over the Yankees to record his 19th save of the season.

EDGE Analysis

That's now 19 straight saves for K-Rod since he blew his first chance of the season, and his 23:7 K:BB in 22.2 innings has him back on pace for a K/9 rate north of 9.0 once again. With the Tigers in the thick of what's shaping up to be a tough race in the AL Central, Rodriguez should continue to receive plenty of save opportunities.

Francisco Rodriguez
RP DET
2 months ago

Rodriguez struck out one in a perfect ninth inning Sunday to pick up his 17th save of the season in a 5-2 win over the White Sox.

EDGE Analysis

The 34-year-old continues to cruise along, and Rodriguez has now converted 17 straight save chances after blowing his first one on Apr. 5 while sporting a 3.38 ERA and solid 20:7 K:BB in 21.1 innings on the season. The rest of the Tigers' bullpen remains in flux, but K-Rod has the closer role locked up.

Francisco Rodriguez
RP DET
2 months ago

Rodriguez only needed one out, but he recorded his 16th save of the season in a 7-4 victory over the White Sox.

EDGE Analysis

With a five-run ninth-inning lead, manager Brad Ausmus went with Mark Lowe, but he continued to struggle, allowing two runs on three hits in 0.2 innings. Rodriguez entered with the tying run on deck and induced a foul pop up on four pitches to earn the save. His 16 saves are tied for most in the American League. He also has a 3.54 ERA, 1.18 WHIP and 19 strikeouts in 20.1 innings.