Report: San Francisco Giants, closer Sergio Romo table contract talks

Thursday May 8th, 2014

sergio romo For the moment, Sergio Romo will remain focused on pitching, not his contract. (Jason O. Watson/Getty)

San Francisco Giants closer Sergio Romo is off to a hot start, but he will have to wait until the offseason to cash in with a new contract. Romo and the Giants have agreed to table contract talks during the season, reports CBS Sports' Jon Heyman.

Romo, who was an All-Star in 2013, is sporting a 1.88 ERA and 10 saves in his first 14.1 innings this season. His strikeout rate is down from his career pace, but he's still striking out 7.53 batters per nine innings.

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