Mets Sign Infielder Omar Quintanilla To Minor League Deal

An article by posted on January 3, 2012 0 Comments

According to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York, the Mets have signed Omar Quintanilla to a minor league contract.

Quintanilla, 30, appeared in 11 games for the Texas Rangers last season. He went 1-for-22 (.045) with a triple, two RBIs and nine strikeouts. At Triple-A Round Rock, Quintanilla hit .298 with five homers and 25 RBIs in 208 at-bats.

He is a .213 career major league hitter in 522 at-bats spanning six seasons, primarily with the Colorado Rockies.

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