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Dodgers to sign former Giants reliever Sergio Romo

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The Los Angeles Dodgers to sign former San Francisco Giants relief pitcher Sergio Romo. The contract is said to be a one-year deal worth $3 million. According to Andy McCullough of the LA Times, Romo must pass a team physical before the deal can become official.

Romo, missed over two months in 2016 due to an elbow injury but finished the season strong posting a 2.64 ERA, while dishing out 33Ks in 30.2 innings pitched. He will give the Dodgers much needed depth in the bull-pen and should be the primary set-up man for closer Kenley Jansen.

What does Romo bring to the Dodgers?

Romo will fill a key void left by Joe Blanton. He will also bring a winning pedigree to the Dodgers, as he has won three World Series titles with the Giants.

 

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Daiki Sato

Daiki Sato is a senior at San Diego State University and also writes for Elite Football Network. He currently covers high school sports in San Diego and the San Diego State football program.
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