The Angels are closing in on a deal with Raul Ibanez, per MLB Daily Dish’s Chris Cotillo. Jon Paul Morosi of FOX Sports adds that it will be a one-year deal. Jeff Fletcher of the Orange County Register tweets that the deal is expected to be for $2.75MM.
#Angels  seem close to deal with Raul Ibanez, according to a league source.
— Chris Cotillo (@ChrisCotillo) December 18, 2013 
Raul Ibanez close to signing one-year deal with Angels, source says. @ChrisCotillo  reported earlier today that deal was apparently in works.
— Jon Morosi (@jonmorosi) December 18, 2013 
— Jeff Fletcher (@JeffFletcherOCR) December 18, 2013 
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