'Animal' Carter to Tampa Bay
Carter, who was acquired in the August 2009 trade for Billy Wagner, was non-tendered in December to free up 40-man roster room.
He will earn $12,000 a month in the minors, and a prorated portion of $420,000 at the major league level.
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