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Minnesota reliever Sergio Romo pitched a scoreless ninth to preserve a 3-1 win over Cleveland on Sunday. Romo struck out one in the frame.
Normal closer Taylor Rogers needed a day off after having pitched in three of the previous four days. Romo now has two saves and a has yet to allow a run over four innings of work.
Minnesota Twins reliever Sergio Romo pitched a scoreless ninth inning to preserve a 6-3 win over the Cardinals on Tuesday. Romo struck out one in the frame.
Taylor Rogers was expected to see the majority of save chances this season but he has yet to take the mound through four games. The Twins did play the matchups in the ninth inning at times in 2019, so that could be the explanation.
Sergio Romo is dealing with a minor shoulder strain and will be held out of action for a few days.
The Twins reportedly aren't worried in the slightest. Expect to see Romo back on the field soon. He is expected to begin the year as a setup man for Taylor Rogers.
Free agent reliever Sergio Romo has agreed to a deal with the Minnesota Twins, according to multiple reports. MLB insider Jon Heyman adds that the agreement is a one-year deal for $5 million, with a club option.
Romo started 2019 with the Marlins but was dealt to the Twins, and he ended the year with a 3.43 ERA over 60 1/3 innings. He won't serve as the regular closer in Minnesota, but he could see high-leverage innings.
Minnesota Twins pitcher Sergio Romo left Saturday's game against the Twins with an apparent injury, according to MLB.com's Do-Hyoung Park.
The injury didn't necessarily look like something small. As Park tweeted, Romo required assistance off being carried into the team's clubhouse and couldn't seem to put any weight on his left foot. It will be worth monitoring Romo's status moving forward.