Rowand agrees to Minor League deal

MIAMI — The Marlins added some outfield depth who has been part of two World Series championship teams.

Aaron Rowand, 34, has agreed to a Minor League contract with an invitation to Spring Training, confirmed.

The pending signing was first reported by Ken Rosenthal of

Rowand, who has been with the Giants since 2008, previously played for Miami manager Ozzie Guillen in Chicago.

In 2005, he batted .271 with 13 homers and 69 RBIs on the White Sox World Series title team. With the Giants in 2010, Rowand was on his second championship club.

A career .273 hitter, Rowand appeared in 108 games, and he batted .233 in 331 at-bats with San Francisco last year.

Joe Frisaro


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