HOW ACQUIRED: Signed on September 9th, 2014
Pintos began his career with Defensor Sporting in 2006. He helped them to three championships during his time with the club, the 2007 Apertura, 2008 Uruguayan Championship and 2009 Clausura. Next, he moved to San Lorenzo de Almagro of Argentina's top division. He spent one season with San Lorenzo, recording four goals and five assists in 39 appearances and helping them reach the quarterfinals of the Copa Sudamericana.
Following the 2010 Argentinean Torneo Final, Pintos was transferred to Spanish side Getafe CF. He made six La Liga appearances for Los Azulones, including a 90-minute shift against FC Barcelona on Nov. 7, 2010. Pintos also started and went the distance against VfB Stuttgart and BSC Young Boys in Europa League group matches and played in three Copa del Rey games. In 2012, he returned to Defensor Sporting on loan and appeared in 18 games.
Pintos spent one season with Getafe CF before joining Kasimpasa of Turkey's first division. He played in eight matches for Kasimpasa and then returned to Argentina to suit up for CD Tigre on loan in 2013. After the loan stint, Pintos moved back to Defensor Sporting for the 2013-14 campaign.