Slowed by knee injury, Gerut gets minor league deal from Padres
If he's added to the 40-man roster, Gerut would receive a $700,000, one-year contract and could make an additional $210,000 in performance bonuses based on plate appearances.
He missed the last two seasons due to a knee injury.
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