Giants, Sergio Romo agree to two-year deal

Thursday February 7th, 2013

Giants reliever Sergio Romo avoid arbitration by agreeing to a two-year deal with the team. (Doug Pensinger/Getty Images) Giants reliever Sergio Romo avoid arbitration by agreeing to a two-year deal with the team. (Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

The San Francisco Giants avoided arbitration with right-handed pitcher Sergio Romo by agreeing to a two-year contract on Wednesday, the team announced. 

Financial terms were not disclosed. Romo, who will begin next season as the team's closer, had requested $4.5 million and was offered $2.675 million by the Giants when arbitration figures were exchanged last month.

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