Chris Getz 2B TOR 4 Months

Chris Cotillo of MLBDailyDish.com reports that Chris Getz has decided to retire from baseball.

Getz was outrighted off the Blue Jays' 40-man roster earlier this week but has decided to hang up his cleats rather than report to Triple-A Buffalo. Just 30 years old, Getz finishes his career with a .250/.309/.307 batting line over parts of seven major league seasons.

Chris Getz 2B TOR 4 Months

Blue Jays sent INF Chris Getz outright to Triple-A Buffalo.

Getz was designated for assignment by the Jays on Sunday after batting just .160 in 10 major league games. The 30-year-old infielder passed through waivers unclaimed.

Chris Getz 2B TOR 5 Months

Blue Jays designated 2B Chris Getz for assignment.

Getz batted just .160/.222/.200 over 10 games with the Jays. He seems likely to clear waivers.

Chris Getz 2B TOR 5 Months

Blue Jays purchased the contract of INF Chris Getz from Triple-A Buffalo.

Getz was batting .309/.382/.338 with nine RBI and six steals over his first 18 games in Triple-A and should get most of the playing time at second base following the Ryan Goins demotion. With his speed, he's worth considering in deeper fantasy leagues.

Chris Getz 2B TOR 5 Months

Shi Davidi of Sportsnet.ca reports that the Blue Jays will call up Chris Getz prior to Tuesday's game.

He'll take the roster spot of Ryan Goins, who has already been sent down. Getz earned the promotion after batting .309/.382/.338 with nine RBI and six steals over his first 18 games at Triple-A Buffalo. He should see a good amount of playing time at second base and makes for a worthy deep league pickup due to his speed.

Chris Getz 2B TOR 8 Months

Blue Jays signed INF Chris Getz to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.

Getz was non-tendered by the Royals in December after posting a rough .220/.288/.273 batting line in 2013. He'll struggle to make the Jays' Opening Day roster.

Chris Getz 2B TOR 10 Months

Royals non-tendered 2B Chris Getz.

Getz is now a free agent. The 30-year-old infielder batted just .220/.288/.273 in 237 plate appearances this past season and the Royals didn't want to give him a raise this winter in his second year of salary arbitration.

Chris Getz 2B TOR Sep 07 '13

Chris Getz (concussion) has been cleared for action.

Getz was displaying concussion-like symptoms earlier this week, but everything now checks out fine. He's batting .225/.291/.279 in 70 games this season.

Chris Getz 2B TOR Sep 04 '13

Chris Getz underwent concussion tests Wednesday.

Getz left Tuesday's game due to an upset stomach and mild dizziness. He awoke Wednesday with a headache, necessitating the tests, but did say he felt better later in the day. The results of the test aren't yet known.

Chris Getz 2B TOR Sep 03 '13

Chris Getz left Tuesday's game against the Mariners due to an upset stomach and mild dizziness.

The Royals are calling his exit precautionary. Getz should be available to play Wednesday.