Rangers trade for Michael Choice

Updated: December 3, 2013, 5:29 PM ET
By Richard Durrett | ESPNDallas.com

The Texas Rangers wanted more power in the outfield and the Oakland Athletics wanted more defense, so the clubs swapped outfielders with Craig Gentry going to the A's in exchange for Michael Choice as part of a four-player trade.

The deal also included pitcher Josh Lindblom heading to Oakland and infielder Chris Bostick going to Texas.

Choice will be on the Rangers' major league roster; Bostick has been assigned to Class A Myrtle Beach.

The 24-year-old Choice is a ...

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