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Rodriguez Looking At Next Steps

Rodriguez is showing his power early in 2011

SAVANNAH, GA - Aderlin Rodriguez was the Mets' notable international free agent signing in 2008, but it wasn't until a big season with Kingsport last year that the third baseman truly emerged. Now, Rodriguez is focused on enhancing both parts of his game at the plate and in the field. How does Rodriguez feel about his season so far? Look inside to find out.

Aderlin Rodriguez, a 19-year-old third baseman who has erupted around Mets' prospect circles, made his way to Savannah, starting with the Mets Gulf Coast League in 2009. Now, following two years in short-season ball, Rodriguez is adjusting to his first full season. Though he did not get off to the start he wanted in the 2011 season, at least with his .197 batting average, Rodriguez is feeling... Recommended Stories