Source: Q returning to Mets

Omar Quintanilla

Omar Quintanilla

#3 SS
New York Mets

2013 STATS

  • GM95
  • HR2

  • RBI21

  • R28

  • OBP.306

  • AVG.222

Omar Quintanilla has re-signed with the Mets on a minor-league deal, a source told ESPNNewYork.com.

His return gives the Mets a viable backup shortstop should Ruben Tejada be the starter.

Quintanilla had been non-tendered in December.