Nats, ex-Yankees reliever Rodriguez agree to deal
Rodriguez pitched in 34 games last year with the New York Yankees, compiling a 5.01 ERA with no decisions. He is 37-35 with a 3.51 ERA in 10 major-league seasons that also include time with the Los Angeles Dodgers, Cincinnati, Arizona, San Francisco and Philadelphia.
In addition to his salary, the 33-year-old right-hander could make $600,000 in roster bonuses: $250,000 each if he is on the 40-man roster on March 29, May 1 and Aug. 1.
Copyright 2006 by The Associated Press
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