Francisco Rodriguez RP MIL 6 Days

Rodriguez served up a solo homer to Matt Kemp, but held on for his 38th save of the season Saturday.

Home runs continues to be an issue for Rodriguez, who has now surrendered nine in his last 36 frames. The Brewers have made no indication that his job is in any danger, so Rodriguez will continue to be the preferred ninth-inning option barring a surprising waiver-trade acquisition prior to the August 31 deadline.

Francisco Rodriguez RP MIL 13 Days

Rodriguez allowed a pair of baserunners, but tossed a scoreless ninth inning to pick up his 35th save of the season Saturday night.

A walk followed by a blooper that landed just beyond the range of second baseman Scooter Gennett enabled the Dodgers to send the tying run to the plate, but Rodriguez shut the door by getting Matt Kemp to ground out to end the game. Barring an addition prior to the waiver trade deadline, Rodriguez should remain the Brewers' closer for the rest of the season despite a few hiccups throughout the past two months.

Francisco Rodriguez RP MIL 17 Days

Rodriguez pitched a scoreless ninth inning, while allowing one walk and striking out one batter to secure his 33rd save of the year Tuesday against the Giants.

Rodriguez continues to have a fantastic season, as he has just four blown saves on the year to go with a solid 2.94 ERA, 0.94 WHIP and 61:11 K:BB ratio in 52 innings pitched this year.

Francisco Rodriguez RP MIL 27 Days

Francisco Rodriguez earned his 30th save of the season Saturday as the Brewers beat the Mets 5-2.

It was good for K-Rod to get back out there and have some success after blowing a save on Friday night. He yielded a one-out double to Eric Young Jr. but struck out Curtis Granderson and induced a lineout from Daniel Murphy to end it. The Brewers remain three games above the Cardinals at the top of the National League Central standings.

Francisco Rodriguez RP MIL 28 Days

Francisco Rodriguez took the loss Friday against the Mets after blowing his fourth save of the season.

Rodriguez took over in the top of the ninth inning with a 2-0 lead, but he gave up a leadoff double to Daniel Murphy before David Wright followed with an RBI single and Lucas Duda put the Mets in front with a two-run homer. He has now allowed six runs over seven innings of work this month, with his ERA jumping from 2.34 to 3.10 in the process.

Francisco Rodriguez RP MIL 2 Months

Francisco Rodriguez tallied his 27th save of 2014 in Saturday's 7-4 victory over the Rockies.

The dominant run continues for the 32-year-old right-hander, who boasts a 2.34 ERA, 0.87 WHIP, and 49/9 K/BB ratio in 42 1/3 innings this season. K-Rod struck out two of the three Colorado hitters he faced on Saturday. He's been the top closer in baseball in the first half. The first-place Brewers have won four games in a row.

Francisco Rodriguez RP MIL 2 Months

Francisco Rodriguez picked up his 26th save with a perfect ninth inning in Thursday's win over the Rockies.

On three pitches, Rodriguez induced a ground out, a fly out, and another ground out to wrap up his league-leading 26th save. The right-hander has blown only two saves and owns a 2.23 ERA, a 0.89 WHIP, and a 45/9 K/BB ratio in 40 1/3 innings.

Francisco Rodriguez RP MIL 2 Months

Francisco Rodriguez allowed a solo home run to Wilin Rosario but closed out the Rockies for his 25th save of the season on Sunday.

It was an iffy inning for Rodriguez, as Corey Dickerson was thrown out at home trying for an inside-the-park homer a batter before Rosario's blast. The homers have been one of the only issues in what's been a strong year for the 32-year-old, as he's got a 2.35 ERA and 0.94 WHIP through 38 1/3 innings of work. His 25 saves are best in the National League.

Francisco Rodriguez RP MIL 2 Months

Francisco Rodriguez suffered a minor ankle injury in the ninth inning of Sunday's victory over the Rockies, but expects to be fine on Monday.

The injury occurred during a wild play where Chris Dickerson tripled and fell down as he attempted to stretch it into an inside-the-park home run. K-Rod still managed to complete his inning and rack up his 25th save of the year.

Francisco Rodriguez RP MIL 2 Months

Francisco Rodriguez converted his 20th save with a perfect ninth inning in Wednesday's win over the Mets.

Rodriguez made quick work of the Mets, notching a strikeout in the effort. He becomes baseball's second pitcher to 20 saves this season, joining Sergio Romo. The 32-year-old reliever continues to pitch well, as he now has a 2.01 ERA, a 0.86 WHIP, and a 35/8 K/BB rati oin 31 1/3 innings.