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Cubs Sign Matt Tolbert

The reason I'm not putting this minor league signing on the front page is that so far, it's only been mentioned in this tweet from Danny Valencia of the Twins:

Best of luck to my boy Matt Tolbert with the Chicago cubs

Tolbert will be 30 in May; he's spent parts of each of the last four seasons with the Twins as a backup middle infielder. Good defensively, he's not much of a hitter: .230/.288/.319 in 680 major league plate appearances.

Looks like the Cubs got their replacement for Jeff Bianchi.

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