Sun, 02 Mar 2014 11:00:03 -0800
Kansas City Royals RP Guillermo Mota has announced his retirement from baseball, citing a desire to spend more time with his children. He was considered a long shot to make the team.
Thu, 16 Jan 2014 12:07:47 -0800
The Kansas City Royals signed RP Guillermo Mota (Giants) to a minor league contract Thursday, Jan. 16. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.
Sun, 18 Aug 2013 11:23:23 -0700
Free-agent RP Guillermo Mota said he would love to return to the San Francisco Giants next season and feels he still can pitch for two more years.
Mon, 29 Oct 2012 23:33:17 -0700
Nine San Francisco Giants players hit the free-agent market on Monday, Oct. 28, the first day players became free agents. SS Marco Scutaro, 2B Ryan Theriot, RP Jeremy Affeldt, RP Guillermo Mota, OF Angel Pagan, OF Xavier Nady, OF Melky Cabrera, SP Brad Penny and INF Freddy Sanchez are all eligible.
Thu, 25 Oct 2012 15:54:15 -0700
The San Francisco Giants are not expected to use SP Tim Lincecum out of the bullpen in Game 2 of the World Series Thursday, Oct. 25, after he tossed 32 pitches against the Detroit Tigers in Game 1 Wednesday, Oct. 24. Ps Guillermo Mota, George Kontos and Santiago Casilla will be manager Bruce Bochy's main options in the middle innings in Game 2 if they are needed.
Fri, 05 Oct 2012 20:04:49 -0700
The San Francisco Giants will carry 12 pitchers on the playoff roster, including RPs George Kontos and Guillermo Mota in the final two spots.
Tue, 28 Aug 2012 14:08:26 -0700
The San Francisco Giants activated RP Guillermo Mota from his 100-game suspension Tuesday, Aug. 28, and placed RP Jeremy Affeldt on the paternity list in a corresponding move.
Sat, 25 Aug 2012 10:17:27 -0700
It is uncertain if San Francisco Giants RP Guillermo Mota will rejoin the team immediately when he is eligible to return from his 100-game suspension Tuesday, Aug. 28.
Mon, 07 May 2012 19:40:55 -0700
The Major League Baseball Players Union has filed a grievance and appeal on behalf of San Francisco Giants RP Guillermo Mota, who was suspended 100 games for testing positive for a banned substance for the second time in his career.
Mon, 07 May 2012 13:15:38 -0700
San Francisco Giants RP Guillermo Mota was suspended 100 games Monday, May 7, after testing positive for Clenbuterol, which is a performance-enhancing drug.