Rod Barajas headed to Dodgers
The Los Angeles Dodgers have acquired New York Mets catcher Rod Barajas.
The Dodgers, who claimed Barajas on waivers, exchanged cash for the catcher, who turns 35 on Sept. 1. He had a .263 on-base percentage and .414 slugging percentage in 267 plate appearances with New York this season. He came off the 15-day disabled list Thursday after being sidelined with a strained left oblique.
He is set to join the team on Tuesday in Milwaukee, where they open a three-game series.
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