Angels sign Rodney to two year deal

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim have signed free agent reliever Fernando Rodney to a two year contract, the team said in a statement.

Dominican Rodney, 32, spent the last seven years with the Detroit Tigers and last season he served as the club's closer, finishing sixth in the American League with a career-high 37 saves.

(Reporting by Simon Evans in Miami; Editing by Alastair Himmer)