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Nelson Cruz, Rangers agree on deal

Updated: February 10, 2012, 1:17 AM ET
By Richard Durrett | ESPNDallas.com

Texas Rangers outfielder Nelson Cruz has agreed to a two-year deal, taking him through the remainder of his arbitration years.

Sources said the contract is worth $16 million, plus $500,000 in incentives.

"I'm happy to be a part of the Texas Rangers family," Cruz said.

The 31-year-old Cruz is coming off a 2011 season in which he hit .263 with 29 homers and 87 RBIs. He was the ALCS MVP after putting up huge offensive numbers, including a postseason-series record six home runs and ...

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