The Twins have signed 26-year old righty reliever Bryan Augenstein to a minor league deal. He pitched in 23 games (1 start) in AAA-ball for the Rays last year and he was 2-1 with 3 saves, a 3.59 ERA and a 1.29 WHIP. He last pitched in the majors in 2011 for the Cardinals. He has pitched in 12 games (2 starts) in his first two years in the majors and he is 0-2 with a 8.34 ERA and a 1.90 WHIP. He will likely start the 2013 season in AAA-ball for the Twins.