Hamilton to Angels, Dickey next?
December, 13, 2012
By Jim Bowden | ESPN.com
AP Photo/Paul J. BereswillIf the Angels really want to win the winter, they should make a strong push for R.A. Dickey.For the second straight year, the Los Angeles Angels have swooped in to land the biggest free agent out there, signing Josh Hamilton to a five-year deal worth $125 million.
The Angels got incredible production from Torii Hunter last year, so Hamilton will fill the void Hunter left when he signed with the Detroit Tigers a few weeks ago. However, signing Hamilton creates the same problem the Angels had last year: too many outfielders.
As I see it, the Angels have three options for handling this logjam.
1. Trade for R.A. Dickey