|Nov. 24 11:28 AM PT12:28 PM MT1:28 PM CT2:28 PM ET14:28 ET19:28 GMT3:28 12:28 PM MST2:28 PM EST2:58 PM VEN23:28 UAE1:28 PM CT-The Braves reached agreement with Rodriguez on a two-year deal, according to reports Thursday.
Analysis: The deal is worth more than $11 million and is pending a physical for the nine-year veteran, according to Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports and the MLB Network. The 31-year-old Rodriguez hit .260 with 22 home runs and 73 RBIs in the past two seasons with the Pittsburgh Pirates. He batted .270 with 18 homers and 56 RBIs last season in 140 games -- all career highs -- when he made $2.5 million. He is a career .234 hitter with 67 home runs and 259 RBIs.
|Sep. 29 9:16 PM PT10:16 PM MT11:16 PM CT12:16 AM ET0:16 ET4:16 GMT12:16 9:16 PM MST11:16 PM EST11:46 PM VEN8:16 UAE11:16 PM CT-Rodriguez had two hits Wednesday.
Analysis: Rodriguez is batting .377 in his last 17 games.
|Sep. 27 8:27 PM PT9:27 PM MT10:27 PM CT11:27 PM ET23:27 ET3:27 GMT11:27 8:27 PM MST10:27 PM EST10:57 PM VEN7:27 UAE (+1)10:27 PM CT-Rodriguez had two hits for the second straight game Tuesday.
Analysis: He's played well in September, batting .333 with six homers and 17 RBIs in 24 games.
|Sep. 22 9:22 AM PT10:22 AM MT11:22 AM CT12:22 PM ET12:22 ET16:22 GMT0:22 9:22 AM MST11:22 AM EST11:52 AM VEN20:22 UAE11:22 AM CT-Rodriguez hit a home run and a two-run single and the Pirates beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-1 on Wednesday night.
Analysis: He extended his hitting streak to 10 games. Rodriguez has homered in in four of his last five games.
|Sep. 18 6:07 PM PT7:07 PM MT8:07 PM CT9:07 PM ET21:07 ET1:07 GMT9:07 6:07 PM MST8:07 PM EST8:37 PM VEN5:07 UAE (+1)8:07 PM CT-Rodriguez homered again in Sunday's loss to the Reds.
Analysis: Rodriguez has homered in three straight contests, and is batting .414 (12-for-29) with five home runs and 12 RBIs during an eight-game hitting streak.
|Sep. 17 7:29 PM PT8:29 PM MT9:29 PM CT10:29 PM ET22:29 ET2:29 GMT10:29 7:29 PM MST9:29 PM EST9:59 PM VEN6:29 UAE (+1)9:29 PM CT-Rodriguez homered in both games of Pittsburgh's doubleheader sweep of Cincinnati on Saturday and ended the twin-bill 4 for 8 with three RBIs.
Analysis: Rodriguez, now receiving regular playing time due to Josh Harrison's season-ending groin injury, is on a power tear with four homers over his last six games and 11 RBIs in his past seven. The versatile veteran is batting .440 (11 for 25) during a seven-game hitting streak as well.
|Sep. 16 8:56 PM PT9:56 PM MT10:56 PM CT11:56 PM ET23:56 ET3:56 GMT11:56 8:56 PM MST10:56 PM EST11:26 PM VEN7:56 UAE (+1)10:56 PM CT-Rodriguez singled Friday to give him a hit in five straight games.
Analysis: He's 7 for 17 with two homers and eight RBIs over that span.
|Sep. 16 9:48 AM PT10:48 AM MT11:48 AM CT12:48 PM ET12:48 ET16:48 GMT0:48 9:48 AM MST11:48 AM EST12:18 PM VEN20:48 UAE11:48 AM CT-Rodriguez stayed hot with two hits - including a home run - in Thursday's 15-2 win over the Phillies.
Analysis: Rodriguez went 6 for 12 with two homers and eight RBIs in the four-game series.
|Sep. 14 9:01 AM PT10:01 AM MT11:01 AM CT12:01 PM ET12:01 ET16:01 GMT0:01 9:01 AM MST11:01 AM EST11:31 AM VEN20:01 UAE11:01 AM CT-Rodriguez had a pinch-hit three-run homer in the ninth inning Tuesday, lifting the Pirates over the Phillies 5-3.
Analysis: Rodriguez's home run was his career-high 13th of the season and first since Aug. 14. It was also his first pinch-hit home run since May 25, 2013. His .340 OBP and .825 OPS also would be career highs.
|Aug. 5 8:52 PM PT9:52 PM MT10:52 PM CT11:52 PM ET23:52 ET3:52 GMT11:52 8:52 PM MST10:52 PM EST11:22 PM VEN7:52 UAE (+1)10:52 PM CT-Rodriguez homered to open the bottom of the ninth inning Friday, giving the Pirates a 3-2 victory over the Reds.
Analysis: He entered the game with one hit in his previous 17 at-bats.
|June 30 10:44 AM PT11:44 AM MT12:44 PM CT1:44 PM ET13:44 ET17:44 GMT1:44 10:44 AM MST12:44 PM EST1:14 PM VEN21:44 UAE12:44 PM CT-Rodriguez doubled in consecutive at-bats and drove in four runs and Pittsburgh beat the Seattle Mariners 8-1 to split a two-game interleague series.
Analysis: Rodriguez doubled his RBI output for the entire month of June entering the game. Between June 1 and June 23, Rodriguez appeared in 21 games without an RBI.
|June 25 10:59 AM PT11:59 AM MT12:59 PM CT1:59 PM ET13:59 ET17:59 GMT1:59 10:59 AM MST12:59 PM EST1:29 PM VEN21:59 UAE12:59 PM CT-Rodriguez had three RBIs in the Pirates' 8-6 win over the Dodgers on Friday.
Analysis: Rodriguez already has 20 RBIs, three more than he had last season despite so far having 90 fewer plate appearances.
|Apr. 25 8:26 AM PT9:26 AM MT10:26 AM CT11:26 AM ET11:26 ET15:26 GMT23:26 8:26 AM MST10:26 AM EST10:56 AM VEN19:26 UAE10:26 AM CT-Rodriguez went 2 for 7 on Sunday.
Analysis: Rodriguez has seven RBIs in his last four games and is a great play at Coors Field this week.