Francisco Jose Rodriguez, nicknamed "K-Rod", is a Major League Baseball pitcher. He was originally signed by the Anaheim Angels as an undrafted free agent in 1998. He currently plays for the New York Mets after signing with them as a free agent following the 2008 season.
- Lupica, Mike. "For Mets, signing Francisco Rodriguez comes as a relief"; New York Daily News, 9 December 2008