Righty Dereck Rodríguez Signs Minor-League Deal With Rockies


Right-handed pitcher Dereck Rodríguez has signed a minor-league contract with the Colorado Rockies. The 28-year-old Rodríguez is the son of Hall of Fame catcher Ivan Rodríguez.

Dereck Rodríguez appeared in 51 games over three seasons with the San Francisco Giants. He compiled a 12-15 record with a 4.27 ERA before being designated for assignment by the Giants on Aug. 26.

He was claimed off waivers five days later by Detroit before recently becoming a free agent.