Tagged: ‘Jesus Montero’

Ex-Yankees Jesus Montero, Waived by Mariners, Claimed by Toronto Blue Jays
March 28th, 2016 at 3:25 PM
On Sunday, the Seattle Mariners placed struggling former catcher now first baseman Jesus Montero on waivers and had 48 hours to figure out what to do with him next. ***PHOTO1*** It didn't take even 24 hours for Montero to figure out their next landing spot, as the one time top prospect for...

Ex-Yankees Top Prospect Jesus Montero Placed on Waivers by Seattle Mariners
March 28th, 2016 at 1:46 AM
Once upon a time ago, in a land far, far, away, Jesus Montero was a top prospect in the New York Yankees system. Now, he's staring at a failing career right in his face. ***PHOTO1*** Montero, whose been with the Seattle Mariners for the last four seasons and was heading into his...

Seattle Mariners’ Jesus Montero Sent to Minors While New York Yankees’ Michael Pineda Shines
March 21st, 2015 at 12:00 PM
The Seattle Mariners have sent Jesus Montero to the minors, once again scoring another point for the New York Yankees in the Montero-Michael Pineda swap. ***PHOTO1*** Before spring training even finishes, the Mariners are already reassigning Montero to the minors, guaranteeing he won't be a big leaguer when the 2015 season starts: ***PHOTO2*** On...

Michael Pineda Making New York Yankees GM Brian Cashman Look Like a Genius
August 30th, 2014 at 12:40 PM
Brian Cashman makes some bad moves, but he also makes his fair share of good to brilliant ones. Despite that, criticism at the New York Yankees general manager is the most it has ever been and he gets next to no credit for his successes. ***PHOTO1*** Regardless of how you feel about...

Jesus Montero Shut Down by Seattle Mariners After Ice Cream Throwing Incident
August 30th, 2014 at 9:24 AM
Jesus Montero, who was in the minors rehabbing an oblique injury, will not play another game in the minors or for the Seattle Mariners this season after an altercation he had with a scout that was reported on Friday. ***PHOTO1*** The Mariners will now shut Montero down for the remainder of the...