Wednesday, September 5, 2012
Guillermo Quiroz traded to Red Sox
Guillermo Quiroz was traded by the Seattle Mariners to the Boston Red Sox on September 4, 2012 in exchange for cash. Quiroz is a catcher with seven seasons of limited MLB experience playing with the Mariners, Orioles, Rangers and Blue Jays. In 2012 he was playing with the Mariners Triple A team in Tacoma where he hit .278/.362/.483 with 15 HR, 52 RBI, 45 R, 0 SB in 89 games. For his MLB career he has hit .208/.267/.275 with 2 HR, 28 RBI, 19 R, 1 SB in 101 games. He originally signed with the Blue Jays as an amateur free agent in 1998 out of Venezuela. Quiroz will be 31 on November 29.
Posted by John Bohan at 1:10 PM