The Twins have traded catcher Ryan Doumit to Atlanta. FOX Sports reports the Twins receive minor league left-handed pitcher Sean Gilmartin. Doumit adds catching depth after Brian McCann signed with the Yankees. The 33-year-old hit .247 with 14 home runs and 55 RBI for the Twins last season. Gilmartin went 4-and-8 with a 5.08 ERA in 20 minor league starts in 2013.
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