Chris Young #24 of the Arizona Diamondbacks is tagged out by Jason Bartlett #8 of the San Diego Padres after getting caught off second base during the fifth inning of a baseball game at Petco Park on April 12, 2012 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)
MINNEAPOLIS - The Minnesota Twins have agreed to terms with former starting shortstop Jason Bartlett on a minor league contract that includes an invitation to spring training.
The Twins announced the deal on Wednesday among several other minor moves. Bartlett is one of 11 non-roster players who'll be in camp. The 34-year-old did not appear in the majors last season, but he was a regular for six years, with Minnesota, Tampa Bay and San Diego. Bartlett was a contributor to playoff teams with the Twins in 2006 and Rays in 2008 and 2010.
The Twins also did some shuffling with their 40-man roster, adding left-hander Logan Darnell, outfielder Max Kepler and infielders Jorge Polanco and Kenny Vargas prior to the winter major league draft.
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