OAKLAND, Calif. | A’s bolster deep bullpen by acquiring Twins closer Rodney
OAKLAND, Calif. — The Oakland Athletics have acquired closer Fernando Rodney from the Minnesota Twins.
The A’s sent minor league right-hander Dakota Chalmers to Minnesota on Thursday to complete the deal that adds more depth to Oakland’s stellar bullpen.
The 41-year-old Rodney is 3-2 with 25 saves and a 3.09 ERA in 46 relief appearances for Minnesota this season. The right-handed
Rodney has 325 career saves, 17th most in baseball history.