© 2010 MLB Advanced Media, L.P. All rights reserved.

02/01/10 2:58 PM ET

Dodgers ink Knoedler to Minor League deal

Catcher last played for Giants in 2006

LOS ANGELES -- The Dodgers on Monday signed catcher Justin Knoedler to a Minor League contract with an invitation to Major League camp.

Knoedler, 29, made three cameo Major League appearances for the San Francisco Giants for a total of 14 games, most recently in 2006. He played in Triple-A for Oakland in 2008 and split last year at Triple-A for Florida and the White Sox.

Ken Gurnick is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.