Royals acquire OF Peguero from Mariners

The Sports NetworkJanuary 29, 2014 

Kansas City, MO ( - The Kansas City Royals acquired outfielder Carlos Peguero from the Seattle Mariners on Wednesday for a player to be named later or cash considerations.

Peguero, 26, went 2-for-6 with a solo home run in two games for the Mariners last season. He appeared in 65 games for Seattle over three seasons, batting .195 with a .242 on-base percentage, nine homers and 27 RBI.

In October, Peguero's wife was charged with spending almost $180,000 on a credit card belonging to the wife of Mariners ace Felix Hernandez.

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