A's acquire Geovany Soto

Updated: August 24, 2014, 4:33 PM ET
By Calvin Watkins | ESPNDallas.com

ARLINGTON, Texas -- The Rangers traded catcher Geovany Soto to the Oakland Athletics on Sunday.

The Rangers received cash, and no player, in exchange for Soto. Texas scratched Soto from the lineup before Sunday's game with the Kansas City Royals.

Soto started the season on the disabled list as he underwent surgeries to repair an ankle and a knee. When he finally returned, he suffered a right groin strain running the bases in New York and was placed on the 15-day disabled ...

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