Francoeur traded to Texas
The Rangers have acquired outfielder Jeff Francoeur on Tuesday night. Francoeur confirmed to reporters that he had been traded to the Rangers have the Mets game on Tuesday. An announcement is coming later tonight. The Rangers will send Joaquin Arias to the Mets. He was designated for assignment last week.
Brandon Boggs has been designated for assignment to make room on the 40-man roster.
The Rangers are also getting cash in the deal