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Reds sign former All-Star catcher

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The Cincinnati Reds have signed catcher Dioner Navarro to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.

Navarro, 27, most recently played for the LA Dodgers.

In eight major league seasons, Navarro has a career .244 batting average and 39 home runs. In 2008, he hit .295 in 120 games for the Tampa Bay Rays and was named an American League All-Star.

The Reds pitchers and catchers report to Arizona for spring training on February 19th.

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