|Apr. 3 10:48 AM PT11:48 AM MT12:48 PM CT1:48 PM ET13:48 ET17:48 GMT1:48 10:48 AM MST12:48 PM EST1:18 PM VEN21:48 UAE12:48 PM CT-Rodriguez has been released by the Atlanta Braves.
Analysis: The 36-year-old, at spring training with a minor league contract, became expendable when Atlanta acquired Trevor Cahill from Arizona on Thursday night. Rodriguez is 91-94 with a 4.06 ERA in 10 seasons with Houston and Pittsburgh. He was competing with Eric Stults for the final starting slot in Atlanta's rotation and was 2-0 with a 3.13 ERA in six exhibition starts.