Reports: Rangers reach one-year deal with veteran INF Cabrera

The Texas Rangers reached a one-year deal with veteran infielder Asdrubal Cabrera, The Athletic and ESPN reported Tuesday.The deal is for $3.5 million, according to the ESPN report, and is pending a physical. The two-time All Star is expected to play third base, replacing the retired Rangers great Adrian Beltre.Cabrera, 33, batted .262 with 23 home runs and 75 RBIs in 147 games last season with the New York Mets and Philadelphia Phillies. Cabrera played second base exclusively for the Mets last season but has spent the bulk of his 12-year career at shortstop, including all 135 games with the Mets in 2016.He played all three infield spots for the Phillies after being dealt to Philadelphia last season.