Josh Hamilton

#32LF,
Height: 6' 4"
Weight: 240
Bat: L
Throw: L
Born:
College: None
Birth Place: Raleigh, North Carolina
Draft: 1999 1st round (1st pick) by the
  • Revisiting the Yu Darvish trade and how it ties into a long-term issue for the Rangers
    SportsDay

    Revisiting the Yu Darvish trade and how it ties into a long-term issue for the Rangers

    Here is an excerpt from this week's episode: Revisiting the Yu Darvish deal ... Kevin Sherrington: "Let's talk about the Yu Darvish trade. ... At the time, I think they got what they could get for him. I don't think it was a bad trade from that standpoint. But was the decision now, looking where the Rangers are at right now, was the decision to trade Darvish a good one or a bad one? Evan Grant: "I still believe it was probably the best decision they could make at the time. They were five-and-a-half games out, in a very deep wild-card race. They weren't playing particularly well. I think initially the thought process was, well, you didn't get Alex Verdugo, who was a center fielder. A center fielder

  • MLB Tuesday scores, highlights, updates, news: Pujols passes Sosa on HR list
    CBS Sports

    MLB Tuesday scores, highlights, updates, news: Pujols passes Sosa on HR list

    Tuesday brings us an extra-full slate of 16 MLB games thanks to a doubleheader in Philadelphia. Here is our latest look at the SportsLine projected postseason odds and here is a look at 10 "early season" storylines for the second half. Now, here's everything else you need to know about Tuesday's action. Tuesday's scores Miami Marlins 12, Philadelphia Phillies 8, Game 1 (box score) Los Angeles Dodgers 8, Pittsburgh Pirates  5 (box score) Oakland Athletics 6, Baltimore Orioles  4 (box score) Arizona Diamondbacks 7, New York Mets  4 (box score) Boston Red Sox 9, Cleveland Indians  1 (box score) Chicago Cubs 13, Cincinnati Reds  9 (box score) New York Yankees 13, Detroit Tigers  4 (box score) Tampa

  • Gallo sits again, Robinson in left field
    Lone Star Ball

    Gallo sits again, Robinson in left field

    Joey Gallo is out of the lineup again today for the Texas Rangers, as they look to make it two in a row against the Angels in Anaheim. The lineup: DeShields — CF Choo — DH Elvis — SS Beltre — 3B Mazara — RF Napoli — 1B Odor — 2B Chirinos — C Robinson — LF Tyson Ross goes up against Ricky Nolasco for the Angels.