• Mets Sign a Somewhat Familiar Shortstop

    Summary of 2 articles · Updated Jan 5, 2013
    The Mets announced Saturday that they had signed shortstop Omar Quintanilla to a minor league contract and had invited him to spring training. Quintanilla, 31, hit .257 with one home run in 29 games with the Mets last season, serving as the everyday shortstop for a spell, with both Ruben Tejada and Ronny Cedeno on the disabled list. The Mets re-acquired an old friend on Saturday, officially signing infielder Omar Quintanilla to a Minor League contract and inviting him to Spring Training. Cooling significantly after that, Quintanilla made Baltimore's American League Division Series roster, but did not appear in any games.
    Source: nytimes.com
    • Quintanilla back with Mets on Minor League deal

      The Mets re-acquired an old friend Saturday, officially signing infielder Omar Quintanilla to a Minor League contract and inviting him to Spring Training.
      Source: MLB.com

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