One veteran MLB reliever is able to document his retirement papers.
The San Francisco Giants introduced in a unencumber on Saturday that they’re signing right-hander Sergio Romo to a minor league contract with a call for participation to spring coaching, a symbolic transfer, as Romo will formally be retiring as a member of the Giants right through their ultimate spring recreation on March 27 at Oracle Park.
This can be a becoming occupation finishing for Romo, who became 40 previous in March. The reliever pitched for the Giants over the direction 9 seasons (2009-16). That incorporated an All-Celebrity nod for his paintings right through the 2013 marketing campaign, plus contributions to 3 separate International Sequence titles with the Giants (2010, 2012, and 2014).
Possibly Romo’s maximum memorable second within the bigs got here within the 2012 International Sequence, when he recorded the overall out via fanning Detroit Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera, then the reigning AL MVP.