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Pirates, Sean Rodriguez agree to $1.5 million, 1-year deal

PITTSBURGH (AP) Sean Rodriguez is sticking with the Pittsburgh Pirates. The team announced a $2.5 million, one-year contract Thursday that allows the 30-year-old utility player to earn an additional $1 million in performance bonuses. Rodriguez hit .246 with four homers and 17 RBIs while playing in a career-high 139 games for the Pirates in 2015. He made 102 appearances at first...
Via Associated Press
December 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Pirates bring back Sean Rodriguez on 1-year deal

PITTSBURGH (AP) Sean Rodriguez is sticking with the Pittsburgh Pirates. The team signed the utility player to a one-year contract on Thursday that will keep the 30-year-old in Pittsburgh for the 2016 season. Rodriguez hit .246 with four homers and 17 RBIs while playing in a career-high 139 games for the Pirates in 2015. He made 102 appearances at first base, 30 in the outfield...
Via Associated Press
December 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Sean Rodriguez, Pirates agree to one-year deal

Utility man Sean Rodriguez will be back for at least one more season in Pittsburgh.According to multiple media outlets, Rodriguez and the Pirates have agreed to a one-year, $2.5-million contract, pending a physical."I love the team. I love the manager. I love the opportunity they gave me," Rodriguez told the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. "It's hard to find a situation like the Pirates...
Via Fox Sports
December 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Pirates re-sign Sean Rodriguez

This shouldn’t be surprising news, as it’s been rumored for almost the entire length of the off-season, but Jerry Crasnick is reporting this afternoon that the Pirates will bring Sean Rodriguez back on what Rob Biertempfel is saying is a one-year/$2.5 million deal. There’s no real denying that Rodriguez was a bad player for the Pirates last year; he hit .245/.281/.362 in his...
December 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Pirates’ Sean Rodriguez Apologizes To Gatorade Cooler He Smashed

Sean Rodriguez made a fool of himself in the Pittsburgh Pirates’ 4-0 loss to the Chicago Cubs in Wednesday night’s National League Wild Card Game. The veteran first baseman was ejected from the game for his role in a benches clearing brawl that began when Cubs starter Jake Arrieta was hit on his hip by a pitch in the seventh inning. Rodriguez appeared to take a swing at a Cubs...
October 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Sean Rodriguez apologizes about outburst, including to water cooler

On Wednesday night, Pirates utilityman Sean Rodriguez lost his damn mind and attacked a water cooler in the Pirates dugout after a benches clearing almost-fight in the seventh inning. Let’s remember it, shall we? wow, baseball fights are vicious — Mike Tunison (@xmasape) October 8, 2015   On Thursday, Rodriguez apologized for his actions…and...
Via The Outside Corner
October 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Sean Rodriguez cooler memes, jokes, remixes are outstanding

If you had your money on Sean Rodriguez becoming one of the most talked about players to emerge from the Cubs-Pirates wild card game, you are a genius and better fortune teller than Ms. Cleo. But that’s what happened. The Pirates infielder busted up a Gatorade cooler like a crazy person after a brawl between...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 08, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Sean Rodriguez beats up Gatorade cooler

Sean Rodriguez made quite an impression on MLB fans Wednesday. The Pittsburgh Pirates infielder got the start at third base and didn’t get a chance to hit in the game, but he sure made up for it later on. When the Pirates and Chicago Cubs got into a bases-clearing incident after Jake Arrieta was hit...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Sean Rodriguez makes incredible diving catch on warning track

Pittsburgh Pirates utility player Sean Rodriguez, getting the start in right field, made an incredible diving catch on the warning track during the fifth inning of Sunday’s Phillies-Pirates game, robbing Freddy Galvis of extra bases. Rodriguez isn’t an outfielder by nature. Today marked just his sixth start in the outfield for the Pirates this year, and the 63rd for his career...
Via The Outside Corner
June 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Father's day: Sean Rodriguez welcomes child, then returns in a big way for Rays

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Sean Rodriguez's voice sounded tired Friday afternoon. The fatigue was understood. Thursday was huge. That day, shortly after noon, he welcomed his fourth kid into this big, bright world, all 9 pounds and 21 1/4 inches of Zekiel Cruz Rodriguez. He was a proud father again. "It went well," Rodriguez said of his wife Giselle. "She's strong." He spoke about pride...
Via Fox Sports Florida
April 05, 2014  |  Discuss

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