Omar Quintanilla, John Lannan and Taylor Teagarden have filed for free agency according to Baseball America.
Lannan last pitched for the Mets in April without much success. He finished this season with just five appearances and a 15.75 ERA. Lannan just turned 30 and will begin searching for a new team.
Quintanilla played in just 15 games for the Mets this season, hitting .207/.258...
The New York Mets have decided to recall catcher Travis d’Arnaud before their series at home against the Oakland A’s. d’Arnaud was demoted after hitting only .180 in his first two months of this season.
His demotion lasted a mere 16 days. With Triple-A Las Vegas d’Arnaud seemingly found his stroke hitting .436 with six home runs and 16 RBI in 15 games. Some of those numbers...
Living up to expectations as an organizations top-10 prospect is a daunting task. There have been hundreds of prospects that showed promise early on that never made it to the major leagues, let alone stay at that level. Taylor Teagarden has had to battle with that since being drafted in the 3rd round by the Texas Rangers.
Teagarden was originally drafted back in 2002 by the Chicago...
The New York Mets catching situation this season has been, to say the least, pretty bad.
With the demotion this past weekend of Travis d’Arnaud, the Mets called up former Texas Rangers and Baltimore Orioles catcher Taylor Teagarden from AAA-Las Vegas.
With the bases loaded and two outs in the sixth inning facing Marco Estrada of the Milwaukee Brewers, he did something only one...
The New York Mets just announced that Travis d’Arnaud has been optioned to AAA Las Vegas. The Mets have selected the contract of veteran catcher Taylor Teagarden to replace him.
D’Arnaud, 25, was hitting .180/.271/.273 at the time of his demotion. The centerpiece to the R.A. Dickey trade two winters ago, d’Arnaud just hasn’t been able to get it going at the major league...
The Mets have signed catcher Taylor Teagarden to a minor league contract with an invite to Spring Training, the team announced via Twitter.
Joel Sherman reported that Teagarden will earn $725,000 if he makes the majors, plus $25,000 for 60 games played and 80 games played. He has the right to opt out by 6/15 if not on the MLB roster
Teagarden appeared in 23 games for Baltimore last...
Catcher Taylor Teagarden has agreed to a minor league contract with the New York Mets.
He hit .167 with two homers and five RBIs in 60 at-bats last season for Baltimore, which designated him for assignment Sept. 1.
The 30-year-old catcher was on the disabled list from April 28 to June 4 after he dislocated his left thumb when hit by a foul ball.
Teagarden, whose deal was announced...
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January 06, 2014
The Orioles have gotten some really clutch performances this year, exemplified by Taylor Teagarden. I take a look at who's made the most of their production this year over at CamdenDepot; check it out.
The Texas Rangers have traded backup catcher Taylor Teagarden to the Baltimore Orioles for a minor-league pitcher and a player to be named later.
Teagarden, who was out of options with the Rangers, was with the Rangers on four different occasions in 2011 but was used sparingly. He hit .235 in just 34 at=bats with Texas and played in 42 games with Round Rock.
Teagarden, who played...
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The Texas Rangers have traded catcher Taylor Teagarden to the Baltimore Orioles for minor league right-hander Randy Henry and a player to be named.
The teams announced the deal on Thursday.
Teagarden hit .235 in 14 games for Texas last season. He has played 118 games for the Rangers over the last four years and has thrown out nearly 31 percent of runners who have tried to steal...
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December 01, 2011