The Boston Red Sox have signed Brandon Snyder to a minor league deal. The deal also includes an invitation to spring training. Snyder confirmed the report on his personal Twitter account.
Snyder, who turns 27 on Saturday, elected free agency after being removed from the Red Sox' 40-man roster at the beginning of the month.
In 27 games with the Red Sox in 2013, Snyder hit .180 with 2 HR and 7 RBI in 52 plate appearances. He appeared in 68 games for the PawSox, hitting .261 with 10 HR and 37 RBI before being called up to the big league club at the end of June.
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