Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal reported the Texas Rangers and San Diego Padres have spoken to the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim about trading for outfielder Josh Hamilton. Rosenthal says the talks "were exploratory in nature and they did not gain traction." A Rangers source said the Rangers did speak with the Angels but acquiring Hamilton is out of the question. Several reasons are at play here: Money: Hamilton is owed $90.2 million through the 2017 season.
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