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Paco Rodriguez remains nearly perfect but Dodgers fall, 8-4
Paco Rodriguez remains nearly perfect but Dodgers fall, 8-4

If you’re nearly perfect, you’d think that would mean something in spring training. You know, like a job. But the exhibition season is littered with those with spotless ERAs and high batting averages sent back to the minors. The Dodgers have plenty of roster openings in their uncertain bullpen and you’d have to think left-hander Paco Rodriguez has earned a spot. Anyway, you’d like to think so. After another excellent outing in the Dodgers’ 8-4 loss to the Giants on Friday night at Camelback Ranch, Rodriguez has been about as perfect this spring as anyone would have reason to demand. In his eight appearances, Rodriguez has not given up a run. In his 8 1/3...

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