Rommie Lee Lewis Jr...Married to Magen...has 2 sons: Rommie III and Rohnan...Is a 2001 graduate of Newport High School in Bellevue,
Wash.2012Went 3-1 with 7 saves and a 2.01 ERA (12 ER in 53.2 IP)
in 48 games with Bridgeport of the independent Atlantic
League...Named to the AL mid and postseason All-Star Teams...Signed by the D-backs as a Minor League free agent on
Nov. 14.2011Appeared in six games with the Blue Jays and 42 games with the Las Vegas 51s (AAA)...Had his contract selected from Las Vegas on Aug. 16 and spent the remainder of the season with the Blue Jays...Allowed runs in three of his six outings...SEASON DEBUT: Appeared in his first game of the season with the Blue Jays on Aug. 20 at OAK and allowed one run in 0.1 innings pitched...IN THE MINORS: Pitched in 42 games with the 51s out of the bullpen and was 3-3 with a 6.60 ERA and four saves...Did not allow an earned run in 13 of his first 15 games...ROAD WARRIOR: Posted a ERA of 4.45 ERA (30.1IP/15ER) in 20 games on the road and had a 8.89 ERA (28.1IP/28ER) in 22 games at home in AAA...LEAN LEFT: Held left-handed hitters to a .180 average (16-for-89) and just four extra-base hits as opposed to .364 (55-for-151) vs. right-handed hitters with Las Vegas.2010Pitched in 14 games last season with the Blue Jays and 24 games with Las Vegas (AAA)...ML DEBUT:
Made his Major League debut Apr. 28 vs. BOS tossing a scoreless ninth inning...LONG MAN: Threw a career high 3.2 innings May 22 at ARZ allowing only one hit and struck out two...Threw three scoreless innings May 10 at BOS allowing
just one hit...Pitched more than an inning in seven of his 14 contests...LOVES LEFTIES: Left handed batters only hit .233 (7-for-30) off him this season...DL: Was placed on disabled list on Sept. 15 with left shoulder inflammation for the balance of the season...IN THE MINORS: Made 24 appearances (eight starts) compiling a 1-5 record with a 7.59 ERA with five saves...Before being recalled Apr. 27 was 0-1 with five saves in six opportunities and had a 2.35 ERA (7.2IP/2ER) in seven appearances.2009Pitched at New Hampshire (AA) and Las Vegas (AAA) combinng to go 4-7 with a 2.86 ERA in 45 relief appearances...SETTLES IN: Began the season in New Hampshire posting a 14.71 ERA over his first five contests, allowing six earned runs in 3.2 innings... From that point forward allowed only six more runs in his final 21 games at New Hampshire for a 1.41 ERA...MOVIN' ON UP: Was promoted to Las Vegas in time for a July 9 appearance and remained with the 51s
for the balance of the season...Allowed only two runs in his first 11 outings at Las Vegas...Pitched two or more innings in four of his outings, allowing only one run in those outings (9.0 IP).2008Completed his second full season at Bowie (AA) going 1-6 with five saves in 38 games, including five starts...Allowed batters to hit .308, although fanned 63 batters in 66 innings.2007Made his debut at AA with Bowie appearing in 47 agmes, with one start...Struck out 64 in 69 innings...Allowed 80 hits in his 69 innings.2006In his 3rd year at Frederick in the Carolina League, limited hitters to a .234 average, pitching to a career low 2.09 ERA...Finsihed 15 games, collecting six saves.2004Made four starts among his 47 appearances for Frederick...Held opponenets to a .269 average, however did allow 41 walks in 86.2 innings.2003In his first full season at Frederick (A), made a career high 20 starts, going 4-9 with a 3.34 ERA...Walked 60 in 133.1 innings...Tossed the first complete game of his career July 3 at Winston-Salem.2002Pitched for Delmarva in the South Atlantic League, making 53 appearances out of the bullpen...Limited South Atlantic League hitters to a .198 average and posted 25 saves.2001Made his professional debut with the Orioles Gulf Coast entry making 10 appearances, including seven starts, before finishing his season making one appearance for Frederick (A).