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CARLOS PEGUERO RUMORS

Peguero has the power to help Royals' offense 'do some real damage'

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Ned Yost has been searching all season for just a little bit of offense. So it came as no surprise that the Royals' manager quickly inserted outfielder Carlos Peguero in the starting lineup Monday just a few hours after Peguero arrived here as part of the wave of September call-ups. Before the game, Yost explained his decision: "We sorely need some offense...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Uh-oh...Was that Peguero belting an opposite-field homer?

Yes, the Royals beat the Royals on Monday in the first intrasquad game of the spring, 5-2, and, of course, we should caution any Royals fan not to read too much into the matter. As pitching coach Dave Eiland told Andy McCullough of The Kansas City Star afterward, "It looked like it was a game Feb. 24." Right-hander Yordana Ventura, whom club officials are praying will snatch...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
February 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Royals were aware of Peguero's wife's legal issues

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Royals were aware of the legal issues facing the wife of former Seattle outfielder Carlos Peguero before they acquired him Wednesday. Peguero's wife, Maria, was charged last October with three counts of wire fraud for allegedly charging $180,000 worth of unauthorized credit card purchases while using a card that belonged to the wife of Mariners star pitcher...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
January 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Mariners trade Carlos Peguero to Royals

The Seattle Mariners have traded third baseman Carlos Peguero to the Kansas City Royals, for a player to named later or cash considerations, according to the Associated Press. The 26-year-old Peguero has spent parts of the last three seasons with Seattle. He is a career .195 hitter with nine home runs and 27 RBIs in 219 at-bats in the majors. He ranked seventh in the Pacific...
Via Pro Sports Daily
January 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Teammate's wife stole Felix Hernandez's debit card, charged $180k to it

Things just got very awkward in the Mariners locker room. The wife of Mariners outfielder Carlos Peguero, Maria Peguero, has been charged of wire fraud after stealing the debit card of Felix Hernandez’s wife and charging up to $180,000 in online shopping purchases. The Seattle Times reports: Maria Jacqueline Peguero is charged in U.S. District Court in Tacoma with three counts...
Via BlackSportsOnline
October 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Wife of Mariners player facing federal charges

The wife of Seattle Mariners outfielder Carlos Peguero is accused of making $180,000 in unauthorized purchases with another person's debit card. Federal court documents show that Maria Jacqueline Peguero was charged earlier this month with three counts of wire fraud. An agent with the U.S. Secret Service says Peguero made 60 unauthorized purchases in 2012 from the upscale retailer...
Via AP on Fox
October 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Wife of M's OF faces federal charges

The wife of Seattle Mariners outfielder Carlos Peguero is facing federal wire-fraud charges for allegedly making nearly $180,000 in purchases using a debit card belonging to the wife of Mariners star pitcher Felix Hernandez, the Seattle Times reports, citing court documents and sources. According to the report, Maria Jacqueline Peguero faces charges in the U.S. District Court in...
Via Fox Sports
October 19, 2013  |  Discuss

The M’s Carlos Peguero is doing well enough to be annoying

Scratchin My Hat I was originally going to title this article, “5 players who are surprising me in Mariners spring training.” The more I thought about it, though, the less surprised I was and the more annoyed I was getting. Most of this annoyance is directed toward the Seattle Mariners‘ veteran AAA outfielder, Carlos Peguero.  It isn’t that I don’t like Peguero; in fact...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
March 15, 2013  |  1 Comment

Carlos Peguero suffers medial meniscus tear

Greg Johns of MLB.com and a Seattle Mariners beat writer is reporting that Mariners OF Carlos Peguero suffered a medial meniscus tear in left knee in Tacoma. He's having surgery Thursday, and will be out 4-6 weeks. His injury leaves the Rainiers shorthanded in the infield with Mike Wilson and Darren Ford on the DL as well. The way we're hearing it from most of the...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
April 10, 2012  |  Discuss

MLB Offseason Report: Mariners Carlos Peguero

Our Mariners insider Danny Ferguson brings us an offseason update on Seattle Mariners Left Fielder Carlos Peguero. Peguero disappointed with his numbers in his first season in the big leagues, but after winter league play, his numbers are mostly improving.
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
December 03, 2011  |  Discuss
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