September 18, 2014
The Los Angeles Angels are close to acquiring Tampa Bay Rays' flamethrower Scott Kazmir, according to ESPN.
The report cites information from MLB.com that the Rays will obtain two prospects: pitcher Alexander Torres and third baseman Matthew Sweeney.
Kazmir is 8-7 with a 5.92 ERA.
He is in the first year of a three-year, $28.5 million deal.