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J.C. Romero is headed back to the majors with the Orioles

Aug 13, 2012, 5:17 PM EDT

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J.C. Romero is on the move again, going from Triple-A with the Indians to the big leagues with the Orioles as part of a minor trade today.

Romero has bounced around an incredible amount and in fact he was actually released from Triple-A by the Orioles when he exercised an opt-out clause in his contract last month. Seriously.

Since the beginning of last season Romero has been employed by the Orioles, Indians, Cardinals, Phillies, Nationals, Yankees, and Rockies. And going back even further he also worked for the Twins, Angels, and Red Sox. And now the Orioles again, this time in the majors.

All for a 36-year-old reliever with a 4.54 ERA and nearly as many walks (46) as strikeouts (52) in 69 innings during the past three seasons. Being left-handed is amazing.

  1. pxeeks - Aug 13, 2012 at 6:47 PM

    ‘roid boy… Duh !

  2. ihatepancakes - Aug 13, 2012 at 10:01 PM

    I am trying my hardest to teach my son to throw left handed. I’m going to showing him this article and tie his right arm behind his back ala Rocky 2.

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