Featherston, 25, hit .260 with a .322 on-base percentage, .439 slugging percentage, 16 home runs, 33 doubles and 57 runs batted in in 127 games for double-A Tulsa last season.
A fifth-round pick out of Texas Christian University in 2011, Featherston can play shortstop, second base and third base, and the Angels believe that he is athletic enough to play the outfield if necessary.
Featherston is expected to compete for a utility infield spot in the spring. Under Rule 5 regulations, the Angels must keep him on the major league roster all season or offer him back to his original club, the
“We’re excited to have him,” General Manager
The Angels also selected a pair of infielders in the minor league phase of the Rule 5 draft: Chris Curley from the