Scott Boras signs Francisco Rodriguez

Updated: July 11, 2011, 4:11 PM ET
By Adam Rubin | ESPNNewYork.com

PHOENIX -- Agent Scott Boras confirmed he is now representing New York Mets closer Francisco Rodriguez.

Boras and K-Rod had met face-to-face before and after last Thursday's Mets game at Dodger Stadium.

"He contacted us several weeks ago, and we met him in L.A. and he signed up with us," Boras told ESPNNewYork.com during a National League All-Star media session at the Arizona Biltmore.

Rodriguez, 29, is in the final guaranteed season of a deal that pays at least three ...

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