Angels trade Nava to Royals

Angels trade Nava to Royals

ANAHEIM -- The Angels on Monday traded outfielder Daniel Nava and cash considerations to the Royals for a player to be named, or cash considerations.

Nava was designated for assignment on July 30 and accepted an outright assignment to Triple-A Salt Lake. He hit .365 with five homers and 31 RBIs in 22 games for the Bees, after batting .235 with nine RBIs in 45 games for the Angels.

Earl Bloom is a contributor to MLB.com based in Anaheim. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.