Omar Quintanilla

Mailbag: Shorstops On The Market

July 8, 2013 // 0 Comments

This mailbag question comes from Alex: Anyone watching this team would notice that we are in dire need of a shortstop. With no one in the minors close to the majors, and Tejada and Quintanilla not getting the job done, are there any quality shortstops that the Mets can realistically acquire? Alex [...]

Some Surprises As Opening Day Roster Takes Shape

March 30, 2013 // 0 Comments

The Mets made some moves yesterday to clear out the 40-man roster in preparation for Opening Day. Here’s what happened: The Mets exposed Darin Gorski and Reese Havens to the waiver wire to clear two more spots. Both cleared waivers and are headed to the minors, according to Adam Rubin. In a [...]

Mets Demote Six More, Making Opening Day Roster Clearer

March 24, 2013 // 0 Comments

The Mets sent down six more players today, including top catching prospect Travis d’Arnaud. D’arnaud, 24, was having an excellent spring, hitting .355/.432/.484 with four doubles in 15 games played. He was expected to be optioned to Triple-A sometime before Opening Day, but his [...]

Mets Sign Quintanilla To Minor League Deal

January 5, 2013 // 0 Comments

The Mets officially announced today (via Twitter) that they have signed journeyman middle infielder Omar Quintanilla to a minor league deal with an invite to spring training. #Mets sign infielder Omar Quintanilla to a minor league contract and invited him to major league Spring Training. — New [...]

Morning Mets Links: July 21, 2012

July 21, 2012 // 0 Comments

Here are this morning’s Mets links: The Mets were defeated last night by a score of 7-6. Johan Santana struggled early, but the Mets mounted a comeback. The comeback wouldn’t be enough however, as the Mets fell one run short. (Box Score) The Mets dealt Omar Quintanilla to the Orioles [...]

Quintanilla Traded To Baltimore

July 20, 2012 // 0 Comments

The Mets announced this afternoon that they have traded Omar Quintanilla to the Orioles for cash considerations. Quintanilla, 30, was designated for assignment on July 17. He had filled in well in the absence of Ronny Cedeno and Ruben Tejada when they were injured and on the disabled list. He had a [...]

Mets Activate Bay, Designate Quintanilla For Assignment

July 17, 2012 // 0 Comments

The Mets announced this afternoon that they have activated Jason Bay for tonight’s game against the Nationals and have also designated Omar Quintanilla for assignment. Bay has been out since June 15, when he suffered a concussion in a game against the Reds crashing into the left field wall at [...]
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