No disrespect here to Santiago Casilla.
The guy really hasn’t done anything noteworthy to make Giants fans scream for a new man in the ninth.
But Sergio Romo brings more to the table than Casilla (both physically and emotionally) that this club needs as a closer to replace Brian Wilson.
Now, I know Romo doesn’t have the fastball velocity Casilla does. But I’m a huge believer that the stats don’t lie. Here’s a comparison of Romo and Casilla’s key stats last year: