Mon, 07 Apr 2014 01:00:12 -0700
Cleveland Indians C George Kottaras will make $950,000 if he is on the big league roster this season, with an extra $50,000 in game incentives. His one-year deal includes an opt-out clause by April 30 if he is not on the parent club.
Sun, 30 Mar 2014 19:40:10 -0700
The Cleveland Indians have signed free-agent C George Kottaras (Cubs) to a minor league contract. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.
Wed, 26 Mar 2014 11:27:57 -0700
The Chicago Cubs released C George Kottaras Wednesday, March 26.
Tue, 25 Mar 2014 14:36:20 -0700
The Texas Rangers are seriously looking at Chicago Cubs C George Kottaras with C Geovany Soto (knee) injured.
Fantasy Tip: The Rangers clearly don't have much confidence in J.P. Arencibia and Robinson Chirinos. They also just signed Chris Snyder for depth.
Tue, 03 Dec 2013 07:17:58 -0800
The Chicago Cubs re-signed INF Donnie Murphy and C George Kottaras to one-year deals. They also tendered contracts to 2B Darwin Barney, SP Jeff Samardzija, SP Travis Wood, RP Pedro Strop, RP James Russell, INF Luis Valbuena and OF Nate Schierholtz.
Mon, 02 Dec 2013 16:26:14 -0800
The Chicago Cubs avoided arbitration with C George Kottaras Monday, Dec. 2, by agreeing to a one-year, $1.075 million deal plus incentives.
Tue, 26 Nov 2013 13:04:22 -0800
The Chicago Cubs acquired C George Kottaras from the Kansas City Royals Tuesday, Nov. 26, in exchange for cash considerations.
Thu, 21 Nov 2013 16:44:06 -0800
The Kansas City Royals designated C George Kottaras for assignment Thursday, Nov. 21.
Sun, 04 Aug 2013 11:08:01 -0700
Kansas City Royals C Salvador Perez (concussion) has been placed on the seven-day concussion disabled list because of a low-grade concussion.
Fantasy Tip: George Kottaras is starting behind the plate Sunday, Aug. 4, and will get the majority of the playing time in Perez's absence. He has marginal value in AL-only leagues.
Fri, 31 May 2013 13:56:35 -0700
Kansas City Royals C Salvador Perez won't return from the bereavement list until Tuesday, June 4.
Fantasy Tip: If you haven't done so already, replace Perez with a short-term fill-in at backstop until next week. George Kottaras has assumed the majority of playing time with Perez gone.