While waiting to find out whether there will be more talks with Josh Hamilton, the Texas Rangers agreed to a two-year contract with free-agent reliever Joakim Soria and reached a deal to keep catcher Geovany Soto.
The Texas Rangers have reacquired right-hander Jake Brigham and added him to their major league roster.
Mike Napoli and Geovany Soto homered to lead the Rangers to a 3-2 victory over the Mariners on Sunday, and preserve a four-game lead over the Athletics in the division.
Catcher Geovany Soto has been traded to the Rangers for minor league pitcher Jacob Brigham. Soto left Monday night’s Cubs game hugging teammates and saying goodbye.