January 24, 1985 |
|Bats: Switch||Throws: Right|
|September 8, 2009 for the Cleveland Indians|
(through 2010 season)
|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.
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. On July 16, 2011, Romero signed a minor league contract with the New York Mets and was assigned to the Double-A Binghamton Mets.
- Minor Deals: Zumaya, Red Sox, Reds, Blue Jays, MLBTradeRumors.com, May 25, 2011.
- Links, Zach. "Quick Hits: Romero, Melky, Michael, Mondesi, Bailey". MLBTradeRumors.com. Retrieved 17 July 2011.
- Career statistics and player information from MLB, or Baseball-Reference, or Fangraphs, or The Baseball Cube, or Baseball-Reference (Minors)
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