Chad Moeller signs one-year contract with Reds

CINCINNATI -- Catcher Chad Moeller agreed to a one-year
contract Monday with the Cincinnati Reds, his fourth team in the

The 31-year-old Moeller played in 29 games for Milwaukee last
season, hitting .184 with two homers and five RBIs before being
sent to the minors. He also has played for Minnesota and Arizona
during his seven-year career.

The Reds also have catchers David Ross and Javier Valentin on
their 40-man roster. Ross was the primary catcher last season, and
Valentin was their top pinch-hitter.

Cincinnati cleared a logjam at the position by trading Jason
LaRue to Kansas City last week for a player to be named.