Rangers trade RHP Jason Hoppe to the Los Angeles Angels for 2015 international slot compensation

Hoppe was pitching at Spokane

Arlington, Texas - The Texas Rangers today announced that the club has traded minor league right-handed pitcher Jason Hoppe to the Los Angeles Angels in exchange for 2015 international slot compensation.

Hoppe has allowed one unearned run in 3.2 innings with a save in two appearances at Short Season Spokane in the Northwest League. He is in his second professional season after being selected by Texas in the 27th round of the 2014 First Year Player Draft.