Amidst trade rumors, Eduardo Nunez is back in the lineup for the Giants Thursday night against the Padres.
San Diego Padres (40-54)
1. Jose Pirela (R) 2B
2. Matt Szczur (R) CF
3. Wil Myers (R) 1B
4. Jabari Blash (R) LF
5. Hunter Renfroe (R) RF
6. Erick Aybar (S) SS
7. Cory Spangenberg (L) 3B
8. Luis Torrens (R) C
9. Jhoulys Chacin (R) P
San Francisco Giants (37-59)
1. Denard Span (L) CF
2. Eduardo Nunez (R) 3B
3. Brandon Belt (L) 1B
4. Buster Posey (R) C
5. Brandon Crawford (L) SS
6. Hunter Pence (R) RF
7. Joe Panik (L) 2B
8. Gorkys Hernandez (R) LF
9. Madison Bumgarner (R) P
The Dodgers made a move on Thursday that will certainly interest Giants fans.
Los Angeles designated Sergio Romo for assignment.
Today, the #Dodgers reinstated Grant Dayton from the 10-day DL and designated Sergio Romo for assignment.— Los Angeles Dodgers (@Dodgers) July 20, 2017
Over 30 appearances this season, Romo is 1-1 with a 6.12 ERA.
He hasn't taken the mound since July 8.
Against the Giants this year:
- April 24: Allowed one hit and one walk in one inning
- April 25: Allowed two earned runs in 0.1 innings
- May 2: A perfect 1-2-3 inning
- May 17: Allowed one run in one inning
Romo spent the first nine seasons of his career with the Orange and Black.
From 2008 to 2016, he went 32-26 with a 2.58 ERA and 84 saves over 515 appearances.
He won three World Series rings with the Giants.