Francisco Rodriguez told reporters he wouldn't rule out becoming a set up man if he were traded to a contending team like the Yankees.
"If I am going to be traded, obviously I want the opportunity to close out games, but if it's going to be good teams like the Yankees or the Rays, and it's going to be for two months, I can go out there and help them out."In old Met news, our favorite "habitual liar," John Maine, left the Rockies' Triple-A Colorado Springs Sky Sox Thursday and may retire. After pitching 46 innings, his ERA was up to 7. 43.