Sources: Rangers get Geovany Soto

Updated: July 31, 2012, 12:02 AM ET
By Richard Durrett | ESPNDallas.com

ARLINGTON, Texas -- The Texas Rangers acquired catcher Geovany Soto and cash considerations from the Chicago Cubs on Monday for minor league pitcher Jake Brigham, a source confirmed Monday night.

Soto, 29, is hitting .199 with six homers and 14 RBIs in 51 games this season. He was the National League rookie of the year and is under club control for one more season as an arbitration-eligible player.

Both Rangers catchers Mike Napoli and Yorvit Torrealba will be free agents at ...

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