What does the K stand for when pitcher Francisco Rodriguez is called K-Rod?

Answer In baseball, the letter K is the symbol for strikeouts on the box score. When fans refer to Francisco Rodriguez as K-Rod, they are referencing his reputation for striking batters out.Source:Basebal... Read More »

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