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Mets closer Francisco (K-Rod) Rodriguez, on leave after brother’s accident, plans Sunday return……

Francisco Rodriguez rushed to his native Venezuala Thursday after his brother was involved in a serious car accident.

[ Francisco Rodriguez rushed to his native Venezuala Thursday after his brother was involved in a serious car accident. (Reyes is in the background ) ]

The Mets have finally received positive news regarding a key player: closer Francisco Rodriguez is expected to return to the team late Sunday, and could even attend a workout that morning at Citi Field, a source close to the pitcher told the Daily News.

Rodriguez left the team Thursday after receiving news that his brother had been hospitalized following a car accident in Caracas, Venezuela.

Already reeling from the bad news that Daniel Murphy is out 2-6 weeks with a knee injury, Jose Reyes won’t be ready for Opening Day and their starting rotation is in shambles, the Mets  surely welcomed the news about their closer.

Read more: http://www.nydailynews.com/sports/baseball/mets/2010/04/02/2010-04-02_mets_closer_francisco_krod_rodriguez_on_leave_after_brothers_accident_plans_sund.html#ixzz0jxmLaDLf

April 2, 2010 Posted by | Blogs, Breaking News, Family, Health, Media, Men, Sports, Travel, Updates | , , , | Leave a comment

Mets closer Francisco (K-Rod) Rodriguez, on leave after brother's accident, plans Sunday return……

Francisco Rodriguez rushed to his native Venezuala Thursday after his brother was involved in a serious car accident.

[ Francisco Rodriguez rushed to his native Venezuala Thursday after his brother was involved in a serious car accident. (Reyes is in the background ) ]

The Mets have finally received positive news regarding a key player: closer Francisco Rodriguez is expected to return to the team late Sunday, and could even attend a workout that morning at Citi Field, a source close to the pitcher told the Daily News.

Rodriguez left the team Thursday after receiving news that his brother had been hospitalized following a car accident in Caracas, Venezuela.

Already reeling from the bad news that Daniel Murphy is out 2-6 weeks with a knee injury, Jose Reyes won’t be ready for Opening Day and their starting rotation is in shambles, the Mets  surely welcomed the news about their closer.

Read more: http://www.nydailynews.com/sports/baseball/mets/2010/04/02/2010-04-02_mets_closer_francisco_krod_rodriguez_on_leave_after_brothers_accident_plans_sund.html#ixzz0jxmLaDLf

April 2, 2010 Posted by | Blogs, Breaking News, Family, Health, Media, Men, Sports, Travel, Updates | , , , | Leave a comment