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Rodriguez hopes to avoid trade
Turn the clock back to late February, back before the snow melted, back before the sun came out and long, long before the 2015 Milwaukee Brewers erupted like a dumpster fire. It was Feb. 26, the first day of full-squad workouts, that word first spread around Maryvale Baseball Park that, once again, right-hander Francisco Rodriguez would return to the Brewers and serve as their closer.