This would, at least partially, answer the question of whether or not Jon Daniels would pursue a hitter after swinging the trade for Matt Garza. At least on the surface, this also answers the "who", as this came down the wire minutes ago:
Rangers discussing Rios with White Sox http://t.co/CPIzg50VFF— TR Sullivan (@Sullivan_Ranger) July 24, 2013
More details as they become available.
Update: 4:20 PM
Now Jon Paul Morosi has graced us with this:
Hearing the Rangers have interest in Alejandro De Aza.— Jon Morosi (@jonmorosi) July 24, 2013
Do the Rangers want one, the other, or both? Is Elvis still alive? Is this real life?