View from St. Lucie: K-Rod's Lamborghini

February, 15, 2011
2/15/11
1:36
PM ET

Adam Rubin
Francisco Rodriguez did not appear at the Mets' complex Tuesday, but his infamous Lamborghini did arrive on a flatbed truck.

Francisco Rodriguez is not expected at the Mets' complex for another day, but his Lamborghini did arrive at the team's complex Tuesday.

Other than attending weekly anger-management classes for a year, Rodriguez's saga stemming from striking his girlfriend's father at Citi Field last August are behind him. Rodriguez forfeited $3.1 million in salary, but the Mets bailed on their attempt to convert his contract to unguaranteed.

Rodriguez did undergo surgery after the fight to repair a torn ligament in his right thumb, but he appeared twice in winter ball and that is not expected to be an issue.

Adam Rubin

ESPN Staff Writer
Adam Rubin has covered the Mets since 2003. He's a graduate of Mepham High School on Long Island and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He joined ESPNNewYork after spending 10 years at the New York Daily News.
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