Brewers Sign Humberto Quintero

The Brewers have signed catcher Humberto Quintero to a minor league deal, a source tells Jon Paul Morosi of FOX Sports (via Twitter).  This comes on the heels of the Brewers reportedly closing in on a deal to send recently DFA'd catcher George Kottaras to Oakland.

Quintero, 32, was cut loose by the Royals after being designated for assignment earlier this month.  Kansas City acquired Quintero in March along with Jason Bourgeois from the Astros for Kevin Chapman and minor league outfielder D'Andre Toney.  Quintero hit .232/.257/.341 line in 144 plate appearances for the Royals in 2012.


6 Responses to Brewers Sign Humberto Quintero Leave a Reply

  1. RippinNTearinAB 3 years ago

    Anyone else think that blonde girl in the testosterone booster ad is hot?

    • thesultanofswingandmiss 3 years ago

      Is she the one on testosterone?

      • RippinNTearinAB 3 years ago

        tough crowd

        • bigmike04 3 years ago

          did he opt out his minor league deal with Miami marlins as that where he was playing with the last time i check..

  2. Who gets sent for Kottaras?

  3. Sage 3 years ago

    Not entirely sure why… The reason we could trade Kottaras is because of our depth at the position.

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