Fernando Rodriguez

Fernando Rodriguez #33

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  • B/T: R/R
  • 6' 3"/235
  • Age: 31


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Pitches: Strikes, Balls


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Fernando Rodriguez Stats

4-2 3.84 58.2 65 1.14

Fernando Rodriguez MLB Career Stats

9-15 4.38 191.0 205 1.36

Fernando Rodriguez Bio

  • Full Name: Fernando Rodriguez
  • Born: 6/18/1984 in El Paso, TX
  • Draft: 2003, Anaheim Angels, 18th rd. (540th overall)
  • College: El Paso Community College
  • Debut: May 2, 2009
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2015 Stats 4 2 3.84 56 0 0 58.2 65 1.14
MLB Career Stats 9 15 4.38 182 0 0 191.0 205 1.36

Fernando Rodriguez Four-seam FB Statcast Averages

Year Team LG NP Pitch Type Avg Pitch Speed (mph) Avg Perceived Speed (mph) Avg Spin Rate (rpm) Avg Extension (feet) Avg Exit Velocity (mph)
2015 Athletics AL 615 Four-seam FB 94.25 93.66 2423.00 5.98 86.68
MLB Avg - - - Four-seam FB 92.90 92.54 2213.00 6.16 89.87


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July 28, 2015 at 10:58 PM ET

Mujica anointed A's new closer

A's manager Bob Melvin appointed right-hander Edward Mujica as his new closer Tuesday, one day after the trade of Tyler Clippard to the Mets.

May 7, 2015 at 1:51 PM ET

A's call up righty Rodriguez, designate Smith

The A's shook up their battered bullpen yet again Thursday, this time promoting right-hander Fernando Rodriguez from Triple-A Nashville to provide the club a fresh relief arm.


Fernando Rodriguez Awards

MiLB.com Double-A Relief Pitcher of the Year

Year Team League
2009 Arkansas TEX

Fernando Rodriguez Leaderboards


Season G Rank
2012 71 22nd in NL

Fernando Rodriguez Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
May 7, 2015 Oakland Athletics selected the contract of Fernando Rodriguez from Nashville Sounds.
December 23, 2014 Oakland Athletics sent RHP Fernando Rodriguez outright to Nashville Sounds.
December 18, 2014 Oakland Athletics designated Fernando Rodriguez for assignment.
October 2, 2014 Oakland Athletics activated RHP Fernando Rodriguez.
September 30, 2014 Oakland Athletics reassigned RHP Fernando Rodriguez to the minor leagues.
September 1, 2014 Oakland Athletics recalled RHP Fernando Rodriguez from Sacramento River Cats.
June 1, 2014 Oakland Athletics optioned RHP Fernando Rodriguez to Sacramento River Cats.
May 9, 2014 Oakland Athletics recalled Fernando Rodriguez from Sacramento River Cats.
April 29, 2014 Oakland Athletics optioned RHP Fernando Rodriguez to Sacramento River Cats.
March 31, 2014 Oakland Athletics sent RHP Fernando Rodriguez on a rehab assignment to Sacramento River Cats.
March 29, 2014 Oakland Athletics placed RHP Fernando Rodriguez on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to March 21, 2014. Recovering from March 2013 Tommy John surgery
November 4, 2013 Oakland Athletics activated RHP Fernando Rodriguez from the 60-day disabled list.
March 23, 2013 Oakland Athletics placed RHP Fernando Rodriguez on the 60-day disabled list. Sprained right elbow.
February 4, 2013 Houston Astros traded SS Jed Lowrie and RHP Fernando Rodriguez to Oakland Athletics for 1B Chris Carter, RHP Brad Peacock and C Max Stassi.
July 5, 2011 Houston Astros recalled Fernando Rodriguez from Oklahoma City RedHawks.
June 25, 2011 Houston Astros optioned Fernando Rodriguez to Oklahoma City RedHawks.
May 18, 2011 Houston Astros selected the contract of Fernando Rodriguez from Oklahoma City RedHawks.
November 12, 2010 Houston Astros invited non-roster RHP Fernando Rodriguez to spring training.
November 10, 2010 Oklahoma City RedHawks signed free agent Fernando Rodriguez.
November 6, 2010 RHP Fernando Rodriguez elected free agency.
May 11, 2010 Los Angeles Angels sent Fernando Rodriguez outright to Salt Lake Bees.
May 11, 2010 Fernando Rodriguez roster status changed by Salt Lake Bees.
May 11, 2010 Salt Lake Bees activated RHP Fernando Rodriguez from the temporarily inactive list.
May 7, 2010 Los Angeles Angels designated RHP Fernando Rodriguez for assignment.
March 16, 2010 Los Angeles Angels optioned Fernando Rodriguez to Salt Lake Bees.
October 26, 2009 Fernando Rodriguez roster status changed by Los Angeles Angels.
June 27, 2009 Fernando Rodriguez assigned to Arkansas Travelers from Salt Lake Bees.
May 4, 2009 Los Angeles Angels optioned Fernando Rodriguez to Salt Lake Bees.
April 26, 2009 Los Angeles Angels selected the contract of Fernando Rodriguez from Salt Lake Bees.

Fernando Rodriguez Bio Info

Fernando Rodriguez Jr was originally signed by Angels scout Kevin Ham…attended Franklin High School (El Paso, TX).


Was acquired from Houston Feb. 4 and posted a 10.13 ERA in four spring training appearances before going on the disabled list March 23 with a sprained right elbow…underwent successful UCL reconstruction surgery on the elbow March 27 and missed the remainder of the season…the procedure was performed by Dr. Thomas Mehlhoff at the Texas Orthopedic Hospital in Houston, Texas.

2012 Spent the entire season in Houston's bullpen...ranked second on the club in appearances and led all Astros relievers in strikeouts (78)...set career-highs in innings pitched, strikeouts and appearances... ranked fifth in the Majors and third in the National League with 56 inherited runners...allowed 14 of those runners to score (25.0%)...from the beginning of the season until July 2, had allowed just one of his 18 inherited runners to score in 33 games, and led the NL in inherited runners scored percentage (5.6%)...tossed a career-high 4.1 innings Sept. 24 against St. Louis (72 pitches)...that outing bested his previous career high of 3.1 innings which he set Sept. 21 against Pittsburgh (41 pitches)...posted a 3.38 ERA with 22 strikeouts and six walks over his final 12 appearances of the season...from July 27 through the end of the season, ranked tied for third in strikeouts among NL relievers (41). 2011 In his first extended Major League action, fanned 57 hitters in 52.1 innings pitched over 47 relief appearances...stranded 18 of 21 inherited runners...his 63 combined appearances between MLB and the minors marked a career high...had two stints with Houston...began the year as an NRI at Astros Spring Training before being assigned to Triple A Oklahoma City...purchased on May 18 and optioned back on June 24...recalled from Triple A on July 5 and finished the season with Houston...had a 26- game run from June 11-Aug. 17, during which he posted a 1-1 record and a 2.25 ERA (7ER/28IP)...on June 24 vs. TB, appeared in the same game with Wandy Rodriguez and Aneury Rodriguez...according to Elias, this marked the first game in the modern era (since 1900) that a trio of teammates with the same surname pitched in the same game...went 2-3 with two saves and a 1.50 ERA (4ER/24IP) in 16 games for Oklahoma City...allowed just a .190 opponents batting average. 2010 Spent the entire season at Triple A Salt Lake, where he went 4-6 with a 5.92 ERA (64ER/97.1IP) in 31 games (17 starts)... posted comparable numbers as a reliever (5.75 ERA) and starter (5.96 ERA)...started and finished his season in the bullpen, bookending 16 of his starts from May 30-Aug. 30...began the year on the Angels 40-man roster before being designated for assignment and eventually outrighted to Salt Lake on May 11...following the season, pitched for the Tiburones de La Guaira in the Venezuelan Winter League for the second straight season... posted solid numbers as a full-time reliever, going 4-2 with a 2.82 ERA (7ER/22.1IP) in 20 appearances. 2009 Began season at triple-A Salt Lake, posting a 1-1 record and a 7.54 ERA (37 IP - 31 ER) in 23 relief appearances... Allowed 44 hits (5 HR), walked 23 and struck out 25...Marked first season as a reliever as he was primarily a starter over previous five seasons...Had contract selected by Angels, April 26...Made Major League debut, May 2 at New York (0.2 IP, 1 H, 3 R, 2 ER, 2 BB, 1 SO, 1 HR)...Optioned to Salt Lake, May 4...Made last appearance at Salt Lake, June 26 before being sent to double-A Arkansas where he posted a 3-1 record with four saves and a 1.28 ERA (42.1 IP - 6 ER) in 26 relief appearances...Allowed 20 hits (0 HR), walked 22 and struck out 52...Nine of final 10 outings were scoreless (15 IP). 2008 In 2008, spent entire season at double-A Arkansas, posting a 7-11 record with one shutout and a 5.53 ERA (136.2 IP - 84 ER) in 22 starts...Tossed complete game shutout and struck out eight, May 17. 2007 In 2007, compiled an 8-4 record with one complete game and a 4.52 ERA (125.1 IP - 63 ER) in 22 starts at Arkansas...Won four straight decisions from June 14 to July 25...Held right-handed batters to a .255 average. 2006 In 2006, posted n 11-8 record with one complete game and a 4.57 ERA (163.1 IP - 83 ER) in 28 games, 27 starts, at Rancho Cucamonga...Led California League in innings pitched and tied for third with 11 wins. 2005 In 2005, spent entire campaign at Cedar Rapids, finishing 8-10 with four complete games and a 4.18 ERA (157.1 IP - 73 ER) in 28 starts...Ranked first in Midwest League in complete games and starts while finishing fourth in innings pitched...Also led 2005 Kernels in strikeouts (128) 2004 In 2004, went 4-3 with a 4.14 ERA (58.2 IP - 27 ER) in 14 games, 12 starts at Provo...Led Provo in innings pitched and strikeouts (54). 2003 Began his professional career for the Angels Arizona Summer League affiliate... made 15 apearances before a promotion to Provo in the rookie-level Pioneer League...combined to post an 0-2 record and a 5.52 ERA (19ER/31IP) at his two stops.