Report: A’s out on Beltre
|12.29.10 at 2:45 pm ET|
Ken Rosenthal of Foxsports.com is reporting that the Oakland A’s have pulled out of talks with free-agent third baseman Adrian Beltre.
The report suggests that the A’s made several offers to Beltre, who is believed to be looking for a five-year, $85 million contract. If the A’s are indeed out of the running it would seem that the Angels are the clear leaders in the Beltre derby, though Rosenthal reports that the Rangers are still an option for the third baseman, who hit .321 with 28 home runs and 102 RBI for the Red Sox in 2010.
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