SEATTLE, Wash. - Seattle Mariners Executive Vice President & General Manager of Baseball Operations Jack Zduriencik announced the following roster moves:
· Stefen Romero, OF, recalled from AAA Tacoma.
· Lucas Luetge, LHP, optioned to AAA Tacoma.
Romero (#7) will travel with the Mariners and be active for the second-half opening series vs. the Los Angeles Angels.
Romero, 25, appeared in 11 games with AAA Tacoma following his option post-game June 29. In 11 games, all starts in right field for the Rainiers, Romero batted .283 (13x46) with 2 doubles, 3 home runs and 9 RBI. In 51 games with the Mariners Romero hit .196 (29x148) with 6 doubles, 2 triples, 3 home runs and 11 RBI.
Luetge, 27, was recalled from AAA Tacoma on July 10 and made one appearance with the Mariners. In three separate stints with Seattle has appeared in 4 games and recorded a 5.40 ERA (2 ER, 3.1 IP). In 26 relief appearances with the Rainiers is 3-1 with 2 saves and a 3.40 ERA (15 ER, 39.2 IP).