Found July 14, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
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At Thursday's workout, San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy said Santiago Casilla was good to go as the closer for the second half. The right-hander had ended the first half with a blister issue. Sure enough, once a save situation evolved Friday, Casilla was summoned from the bullpen and closed out the Giants' 5-1 win over the Houston Astros. However, Casilla didn't open the ninth. Bochy said after the game that he has a new plan on the ninth-inning front: Setup man Sergio Romo, if he does quick work in the eighth, could get more time in the ninth, at least against one batter. His cartoonish slider, when he's on, is nearly impossible for right-handers to hit. So Friday, in the second-half opener, Romo, who got the last two outs in the eighth, came out to begin the ninth with the Giants holding a four-run lead. Romo got just one out in the ninth and exited with two runners aboard, creating a save situation, and Casilla finished the job for the save. ...
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