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Abreu Had Other Options, Liked Dodgers

May 05, 2012 7:34 AM EST

Bobby Abreu had other options before opting to sign with the Dodgers, according to a report.

Abreu was released by the Angels last week and agreed to a part-time role with L.A.'s National League club. He has a relationship with manager Don Mattingly from their time together with the Yankees.

Via Jon Heyman/CBS Sports (via Twitter)