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Reports; Twins Reach Deal With Backup Catcher
ESPN is reporting that the Twins have reached an agreement with backup catcher Ryan Doumit on a 1-year $3 Million contract. Doumit is a 30-year catcher who has also played outfield and first base while in Pittsburgh. Last season in 77 games with Pittsburgh he hit .303 with 8 homeruns and 30 RBIs.
Rebuilding The Twins: My Top Free Agent Targets for the Twins

This is a pivotal offseason for the Twins, having just relieved general manager Bill Smith of his duties, and replacing him on an interim basis with former GM Terry Ryan.

The team has many holes to fill, most notably in the starting rotation and bullpen, but a rash of injuries hurt the club last sea…