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Texas’ inaction spurs Hamilton to pick LA

Posted: December 16, 2012 at 4:17 a.m.

Free-agent outfielder Josh Hamilton models his new Los Angeles Angels jersey for the crowd as his wife, Katie, looks on during an introductory news conference Saturday in Anaheim, Calif.

Free-agent outfielder Josh Hamilton models his new Los Angeles Angels jersey for the crowd as his wife, Katie, looks on during an introductory news conference Saturday in Anaheim, Calif.

Feeling “a little upset” that Texas didn’t move quickly enough to re-sign him, free-agent outfielder Josh Hamilton donned a Los Angeles Angels jersey on Saturday after finalizing a $125 million, five-year contract that he called a new chapter in his life.

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Sports, Pages 31 on 12/16/2012

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