Niuman Romero

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Niuman Romero
Baltimore Orioles
Born: (1985-01-24) January 24, 1985 (age 29)
Barcelona, Venezuela
Bats: Switch Throws: Right
MLB debut
September 8, 2009 for the Cleveland Indians
Career statistics
(through 2010 season)
Batting average .111
Home runs 0
Runs batted in 0

Niuman José Romero (born January 24, 1985) is a Venezuelan professional baseball infielder in the Baltimore Orioles organization. He made his major league debut on September 8, 2009 with the Cleveland Indians.

Since 2005, Romero has played in minor league baseball with the Burlington Indians, Columbus Clippers, Lake County Captains, and Kinston Indians.

On May 1, 2010, Romero was acquired by the Boston Red Sox for cash considerations. On July 2, 2010, he was called up to replace Ángel Sánchez, who was traded to the Houston Astros for Kevin Cash. He only appeared in 2 games for the Red Sox in 2010 before he was designated for assignment and returned to the minors. He became a free agent after the season. On March 1, 2011 Romero signed a minor league contract with the Toronto Blue Jays.

Romero was traded to the Philadelphia Phillies on May 25, 2011, for cash considerations.[1] On July 16, 2011, Romero signed a minor league contract with the New York Mets and was assigned to the Double-A Binghamton Mets.[2]

Romero signed a minor league deal with the Colorado Rockies in January 2014. He signed with the Baltimore Orioles in April 2014.


  1. ^ Minor Deals: Zumaya, Red Sox, Reds, Blue Jays,, May 25, 2011.
  2. ^ Links, Zach. "Quick Hits: Romero, Melky, Michael, Mondesi, Bailey". Retrieved 17 July 2011. 

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