George Kottaras RUMORS & NEWS

  • Cubs acquire backup catcher Kottaras from Royals

    Chicago Tribune "The Chicago Cubs acquired backup catcher George Kottaras from the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday for cash and will give him a chance to win a spot in spring training. Kottaras, 30, hit .180 with five home runs in 100 at-bats for the Royals last year, and is a career .214 hitter with the..." November 27

  • Royals designate catcher George Kottaras for assignment

    Hardball Talk "After signing left-hander Jason Vargas to a four-year, $32 million contract this afternoon, the Royals have designated catcher George Kottaras for assignment to clear a spot on the 40-man roster. Kottaras was claimed off waivers from the Athletics last winter and played sparingly this past..." November 22