The Texas Rangers have agreed to acquire Josh Hamilton from the Los Angeles Angels, a source with knowledge of the talks confirmed to FOX Sports.
T.R. Sullivan of MLB.com first reported the news.
Sources: Rangers are expected to pay around $15M of Josh Hamilton's salary. He's due more than $80M through 2017. Angels pay the difference.
— Jeff Passan (@JeffPassan) April 24, 2015
Hamilton, who will turn 34 next month, was a disappointment in two injury-plagued seasons with the Angels, batting .255 with 31 home runs and 123 RBI in 240 games.