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Angels trade for Vernon Wells

Updated: January 24, 2011, 9:36 AM ET
By Mark Saxon | ESPNLosAngeles.com

The Los Angeles Angels, shut out in several bids to acquire free-agent hitters this winter, have acquired three-time All-Star Vernon Wells from the Toronto Blue Jays in exchange for catcher Mike Napoli and outfielder Juan Rivera.

"Vernon is a player we have admired for some time," Angels general manager Tony Reagins said in a statement. "He is a tremendous person and the type of player that will impact our club immediately both on offense and defense."

Wells was in Southern California ...

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