recalled left-hander Paco Rodriguez on Friday before the start of their three-game series against the
This will be the 23-year-old Rodriguez’s third time in the major leagues this season. In 10 games with the Dodgers, he posted a 6.43 earned-run average.
In 29 games with triple-A Albuquerque in the hitter-friendly Pacific Coast League, Rodriguez had a 4.56 ERA.
In Rodriguez, Manager
will have a second late-inning, left-handed option to go with
One of the team’s most frequently used relievers last season, Rodriguez has spent the majority of this season in the minors in large part because of a surplus of arms in the bullpen.
landed on the disabled list last week,