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SF Giants Rumors: Guillermo Mota Retires, Brandon Crawford Reaches Agreement With Giants

Credit: Steven Robles – SF Giants Rumors We’ve learned over the weekend that reliever Guillermo Mota has retired after 14 years of service in Major League Baseball. Mota spent three of those years with the San Francisco Giants (2010-2012). His three year tenure with the Giants resulted in two World Series Championships (2010 & 2012). Prior to the Giants, Mota played with...

RHP Guillermo Mota retires after 14 seasons

SURPRISE, Ariz. (AP) Reliever Guillermo Mota has announced he is retiring after 14 seasons in the major leagues. Mota was a non-roster invitee to Kansas City Royals camp and did not pitch last season. The 40-year-old right-hander made 743 career relief appearances with a 3.94 ERA for the Montreal Expos, Los Angeles Dodgers, Florida Marlins, Cleveland Indians, New York Mets, Milwaukee...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
March 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Royals sign Penny, Mota to minor league deals

The Royals have signed former All-Star pitcher Brad Penny and veteran reliever Guillermo Mota to minor league contracts that include invitations to spring training. The team announced the moves Wednesday. Pitchers and catchers report to camp on Feb. 14 in Surprise, Ariz. The 35-year-old Penny, whose best years came with the Los Angeles Dodgers, is trying to resurrect his career...
Via AP on Fox
January 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Royals Notes: Kansas City agrees to minor league deal with Guillermo Mota

Following his former teammate Brad Penny out of oblivion and into big league camp, veteran reliever Guillermo Mota agreed to a minor league deal with the Kansas City Royals and an invitation to spring training on Thursday.Photo by Shgmom56 via Wikimedia CommonsThe 40-year old sat out last season after an abbreviated 2012 marred by a 100-games suspension for testing positive for Clenbuterol...
Via Sports Injury Alert
January 16, 2014  |  Discuss

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