Thursday, January 6, 2011
'Animal' Carter to Tampa Bay
By Adam Rubin
Chris Carter, dubbed "The Animal" for his work ethic, has signed a minor league deal with the Tampa Bay Rays.
2010 Season Stats
Carter, who was acquired in the August 2009 trade for Billy Wagner, was non-tendered in December to free up 40-man roster room.
He will earn $12,000 a month in the minors, and a prorated portion of $420,000 at the major league level.