Twins claim infielder Taylor Motter off waivers
Motter has appeared in eight games with Seattle this season and is hitting .267 (4-for-15) with one home run and two walks. Motter, who will report to Triple-A Rochester, owns a .197/.279/.367 slash line in 37 games with Triple-A Tacoma this year.
Originally drafted by Tampa Bay in 2011, Motter has played in 132 career MLB games, slashing .198/.269/.326 with 10 homers, 34 walks and 12 stolen bases.
Minnesota’s roster is now full at 40 players.