Twins Trade C Ryan Doumit To Braves

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Brian D. Kersey/Getty Images(MINNEAPOLIS) — The Minnesota Twins traded catcher Ryan Doumit to the Atlanta Braves on Wednesday for left-handed pitcher Sean Gilmartin.

The 32-year-old Doumit spent the past two seasons with the Twins, where he batted .261 with 32 home runs and 130 RBI. The nine-year MLB veteran previously played for the Pittsburgh Pirates from 2005-2011.

The 23-year-old Gilmartin was with Triple-A Gwinnett of the International League for the majority of last season. In 17 starts with the Braves’ top farm club, he posted a record of 3-8 with a 5.74 ERA.

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