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Niuman Romero | First Baseman

Team: New York Mets
Age / DOB:  (31) / 1/24/1985
Ht / Wt:  6'1" / 190
Bats / Throws: Switch / Right
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Mets signed INF Niuman Romero to a minor league contract.
Romero, 31, hit .278/.363/.325 with no homers over 71 games last season at Triple-A with the A's. He hasn't reached the big leagues since 2010. Jan 22 - 2:35 PM

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Athletics signed INF Niuman Romero to a minor league contract.

Romero led the Eastern League in hits and on-base percentage this past season while batting .320/.417/.417 with five home runs and 48 RBI with the Orioles' Double-A affiliate. The 30-year-old hasn't appeared in the majors since 2010 as a member of the Red Sox and will function as organizational depth.
Fri, Dec 5, 2014 04:05:00 PM

Rockies signed INF Niuman Romero to a minor league contract.

Romero was at Double- and Triple-A with the Orioles last season, batting .267/.367/.356 with four homers. The 29-year-old is merely farm depth.
Sun, Feb 2, 2014 08:53:00 AM

Orioles signed INF Niuman Romero to a minor league contract.

A career minor leaguer, Romero batted .300/.367/.421 with the Tigers' Double-A affiliate last season. The deal is not expected to include a spring training invite.
Sun, Dec 16, 2012 08:34:00 PM

Tigers signed INF Niuman Romero to a minor league contract.

The deal does not include an invitation to spring training. Romero played in the minors with the Phillies, Mets and Blue Jays in 2011. The 26-year-old owns a .250/.330/.318 batting line over parts seven seasons in the minors. He's strictly organizational fodder.
Source: MLive.com
Wed, Jan 11, 2012 01:49:00 PM

Red Sox sent infielder Niuman Romero outright to Triple-A Pawtucket.

Romero went 0-for-4 for Boston before being designated for assignment earlier this week.
Fri, Jul 9, 2010 04:57:00 PM

Red Sox designated infielder Niuman Romero for assignment.

Romero, 25, was called up from Triple-A Pawtucket just a few days ago but made only four at-bats. He was hitting .268/.346/.351 down on the farm and could pass through waivers and remain in the Red Sox's system.
Wed, Jul 7, 2010 05:25:00 PM

Red Sox purchased the contract of infielder Niuman Romero from Triple-A Pawtucket.

Romero, who made his major league debut with the Indians last September, was hitting .268/.346/.351 for Pawtucket. He'll replace utilityman Angel Sanchez, who was traded to the Astros for Kevin Cash.
Fri, Jul 2, 2010 05:00:00 PM

Red Sox acquired INF Niuman Romero from the Indians for cash considerations.

Romero, a 25-year-old Venezuelan, batted .240/.306/.292 with a home run, 35 RBI and 13 stolen bases in 119 games between Double-A and Triple-A last season. He will probably head straight to Triple-A Pawtucket but is unlikely to have a major impact for the Red Sox this year.
Sat, May 1, 2010 03:45:00 PM

Indians purchased the contract of infielder Niuman Romero from Triple-A Columbus.

Romero batted .240/.306/.292 with one homer, 35 RBI and 13 stolen bases in 367 at-bats between Double-A Akron and Triple-A Columbus this season. With his value coming more in his ability to play all over the infield, he doesn't offer any fantasy value.
Tue, Sep 8, 2009 02:24:00 PM

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