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[credit provider=”Wikimedia Commons” url=”http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Josh_Hamilton_2008_%282%29.jpg”] It is that time of year when we start hearing about all the baseball players that are reporting to camp “in the best shapes of their lives.” One of those players this season is Josh Hamilton of the Angels. But how he lost his weight is […]
[credit provider=”Wikimedia Commons” url=”http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Josh_Hamilton_2008_%282%29.jpg”] Josh Hamilton has openly discussed his struggles with chewing tobacco addiction in the past. And now, after becoming the newest member of baseball’s $100 million contract club, Hamilton confirmed to “The Dan Patrick Show” that it was indeed his attempt to quit chewing tobacco that caused […]
Now that baseball’s postseason is over, it is time to turn to the Hot Stove season and the next crop of players that are about to win the lottery. Jon Heyman of CBSSports.com spoke with an “unnamed expert source” who projected how much each of the biggest free agents will […]
[credit provider=”Wikimedia Commons” url=”http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Josh_Hamilton_2008_%282%29.jpg”] Most teams have now played 50 games, nearly one-third of the season. So let’s take a look at the early leaders for each of the four major awards in the American and National Leagues…American League MVP: JOSH HAMILTON, Texas Rangers
We are now about one-third into the MLB season, with interleague play set to begin this weekend.
[credit provider=”Getty Images/Ezra Shaw”] Josh Hamilton is tearing the cover off the baseball this year.His numbers on the season are off the charts: his batting average is above .400, he has 18 home runs and 45 RBI, and an OPS around 1.300.
After hitting four home runs last night, Josh Hamilton got an unscheduled night off tonight as the Texas Rangers and Baltimore Orioles were rained-out.
By now you have probably heard that Josh Hamilton became just the 16th player in Major League history to hit four home runs in one game. You might also know that he also hit a double and accumulated an American League record 18 total bases.
OK, OK. The Texas Rangers have only played 18.5% of their schedule. And yes, the chances of Josh Hamilton catching Barry Bonds single-season home run mark of 73 are pretty slim.
[credit provider=”Fox Sports”] Josh Hamilton of the Texas Rangers became just the 16th player in big league history to hit four home runs in one game. He also added a double, going 5-5 and driving in eight runs in the 10-3 win over the Baltimore Orioles.Hamilton is the first player […]
The Texas Rangers dedicated a statue Thursday in memory of Shannon Stone, a firefighter who tragically died after falling head first from the stands trying to catch a baseball for his son last season.
This post originally appeared at Bleacher Report.
Who else is uncomfortable with receiving an alert whenever someone sees Josh Hamilton take a drink?
[credit provider=”AP”] God spoke to Josh Hamilton last night.So when the Holy One told the born-again Rangers slugger he’d hit a two-run homer in the tenth inning to regain the lead, Hamilton followed instructions. He unloaded on a Jason Motte pitch, sending the blessed ball into the right field bleachers, […]
[credit provider=”commons.wikimedia.org and commons.wikimedia.org ” url=”http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Josh_Hamilton_2008_%281%29.jpg”] Rangers outfielder Josh Hamilton thinks he’s pinpointed the cause of his ongoing struggles in day games.Here’s how he explained it to ESPNDallas.com: