Mastroianni among four signed to Minors deals

Twins also bring in Tovar, Boshers and Kintzler

Mastroianni among four signed to Minors deals

The Twins signed outfielder Darin Mastroianni, shortstop Wilfredo Tovar, left-hander Buddy Boshers and right-hander Brandon Kintzler to Minor League contracts Tuesday.

The team will announce Spring Training invites Thursday.

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Mastroianni appeared in 114 Major League games for the Twins from 2012-14, and spent all of last year in the International League with Triple-A Lehigh Valley and Syracuse. He hit .257 with 25 stolen bases in 29 attempts over 112 games.

Tovar, 24, has spent his entire career in the Mets' organization and has appeared in nine Major League games. Boshers, a former fourth-round pick of the Angels, last appeared in the Majors with Anaheim in 2013.

Kintzler, 31, has appeared in at least seven Major League games in each of the last six seasons with the Brewers, including 135 from 2013-14. He has a 3.38 career ERA in 171 Major League games (181 innings).

Joey Nowak is a reporter for MLB.com. Follow him on Twitter at @joeynowak. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.