The Rangers got closer to signing 2012's two biggest free agents, the Mariners signed a veteran outfielder, and the Angels added two more pitchers.
The Texas Rangers remain finalists for both of the offseason's biggest draws -- right-hander Zack Greinke and outfielder Josh Hamilton -- but the pair remains unsigned, keeping things in Nashville at a low simmer.
Without further ado, here’s a recap of Day 3 in the AL West.
Signings / Acquisitions
- Angels sign LHP Sean Burnett to two-year, $8 million deal
- Angels sign RHP Joe Blanton to two-year, $15 million deal
- Mariners sign OF Jason Bay to a one-year deal
- Rangers involved in potential four-team blockbuster trade with Rays, D’Backs and Indians
- Rangers, Seattle Mariners among teams interested in signing CF Michael Bourn
- Rangers in bidding war with the Dodgers for RHP Zack Greinke
- Rangers are unlikely to sign both Greinke and OF Josh Hamilton