Millwood an Oriole, Ray to the Rangers: A Done Deal?

It looks like Kevin Milwood is going to be in the Black and Orange this Spring unless something changes in the next few hours. Happy trails to you, Chris Ray…

The Orioles have a tentative agreement in place on a trade that would send reliever Chris Ray to the Texas Rangers for veteran starter Kevin Millwood and some cash, according to multiple team sources.

The agreement is contingent on some minor issues, including a review of the medical records of both players. The deal could be completed as early as tonight. The deal will also need to be approved by Major League Baseball because it’s expected that more than $1 million is changing hands.

Chris Ray, who appeared today at an Orioles charity event at ESPN Zone, has not yet been notified of the deal.

Here’s more news on the Millwood deal from WNST, as well as an entry from Roch, a few words from Millwood’s agent Boras (who says the deal isn’t done), and Chris Ray — who was in town for an event — and has no clue what’s going on…