Angels plan conference for Hamilton

josh hamilton contract angels los angeles mlb news

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - The Los Angeles Angels have scheduled a news conference for Saturday to announce the signing of free-agent outfielder Josh Hamilton.

View Current MLB Odds

The team sent out a news release Friday saying it plans to make a major announcement Saturday at 11:30 a.m. PST at the ESPN Zone at Downtown Disney.

Hamilton agreed Thursday to a $125 million, five-year contract with the free-spending Angels, and the sides were working to finalize the deal. The 2010 AL MVP is leaving the AL West rival Texas Rangers, making him the latest high-profile star to migrate to Southern California.
Hamilton hit a career-high 43 home runs last season and batted .285 with 128 RBIs in 148 games.

Bet on MLB Odds

Want More From TheSpread.com? Follow us on Twitterand Facebook or Subscribe to Our News Feeds!

Recent MLB Discussions

Top MLB Public Bets

#1 972 Seattle Mariners 92%
#2 954 Pittsburgh Pirates 90%
#3 968 Kansas City Royals 75%
#5 957 Atlanta Braves 73%
#6 963 Houston Astros 72%
#7 965 Baltimore Orioles 65%
#8 970 Chicago White Sox 60%
#9 961 New York Mets 57%

MLB Futures

  • WASHINGTON NATIONALS 7/1
  • ST LOUIS CARDINALS 7/1
  • LOS ANGELES DODGERS 8/1
  • KANSAS CITY ROYALS 8/1
  • SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS 10/1
  • PITTSBURGH PIRATES 14/1
  • DETROIT TIGERS 16/1
  • CHICAGO CUBS 16/1
  • HOUSTON ASTROS 16/1
  • BALTIMORE ORIOLES 20/1