Kurt Suzuki

David Joles, Star Tribune

Sources: Twins reach deal with veteran catcher Suzuki

  • December 20, 2013 - 11:38 AM

The Twins have reached a contract agreement with veteran catcher Kurt Suzuki, according to two reports.

Suzuki played for the Washington Nationals last season until he was traded to Oakland in August. In August 2012, Suzuki had been traded from the Athletics to the Nationals.

The deal is being reported by Ken Rosenthan of and Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle.

 Suzuki, 30, played for Oakland from 2007 until the trade to Washington in 2012. He is a .253 career hitter with a .309 career on-base percentage.

© 2014 Star Tribune