Phillies activate Romero from DL

Philadelphia Phillies' J.C. Romero pitches in the eighth inning against the San Diego Padres during their baseball game in San Diego, Wednesday, June 3, 2009. (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi)

May 4, 2011 1:53:11 PM PDT
The Philadelphia Phillies have activated left-hander J.C. Romero from the disabled list and optioned right-hander David Herndon to Triple-A Lehigh Valley.

Romero was originally placed on the DL on April 19 with a right calf strain. He has a 3.86 ERA in seven appearances this season.

Herndon had a 9.28 ERA in 11 games.