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RHP Dereck Rodriguez signed a minor league contract with the Colorado Rockies that includes an invite to spring training.
Rodriguez appeared in just two games for the Giants last year, allowing six earned runs in four innings pitched. He could provide depth for Colorado next year.
The Tigers optioned newly acquired RHP Dereck Rodriguez to their alternate training site.
Rodriguez was claimed off waivers from the Giants on Monday. The son of Ivan Rodriguez, Dereck is merely rotation depth for Detroit.
Dereck Rodriguez was claimed off waivers by the Tigers after being designated for assignment by the Giants last week.
Rodriguez is heading to Detroit, where his father Ivan "Pudge" Rodriguez played for five seasons. Rodriguez struggled this year, registering a 13.50 ERA and 3.250 WHIP over four innings out of the bullpen.
Dereck Rodrgiuez was DFA'd by the Giants on Wednesday. Joey Rickard was added to the 40-man roster in a corresponding move.
Rodriguez, son of HOF'er Pudge Rodriguez, struggled in limited time with the Giants this season. He can be left on the waiver wire in all fantasy league formats.
The Giants optioned RHP Dereck Rodriguez to their alternate training site.
Rodriguez posted a 2.81 ERA in 2018 but that figure rose to a 5.64 ERA last season. The 28-year-old will serve as pitching depth in San Francisco this year. He's the son of catching legend Ivan Rodriguez.