Versatile Cintron signs minor league deal with Cubs

Updated: February 18, 2008, 1:34 PM ET
Associated Press

MESA, Ariz. -- Infielder Alex Cintron could be moving across town for the 2008 season after agreeing to a minor league contract with the Chicago Cubs.

The 29-year-old has a career .277 batting average in parts of seven major league seasons. He played the last two seasons with the Chicago White Sox and was with the Arizona Diamondbacks from 2001-05.

Cintron has played 338 major league games at shortstop, 109 at second base and 88 games at third base.

The switch-hitter ...

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