Cleveland, OH (Sports Network) - The Cleveland Indians signed pitcher Matt
Capps to a minor league deal with an invite to spring training on Thursday.
Capps, 29, went 1-4 with a 3.68 ERA and 14 saves with the Minnesota Twins a
He is 29-33 with 138 saves over eight Big League seasons with the Pittsburgh
Pirates and Twins.
The Indians also announced that first baseman Matt LaPorta will be invited to
major league camp as a non-roster player. The former top prospect had been
outrighted off the team's 40-man roster in November.
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