Josh Hamilton 32 | Left Field

Los Angeles Angels

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July 27, 2014 Subscribe 
News: Hamilton (knee) is back in the lineup Sunday against the Tigers. Impact: Hamilton missed Saturday's game due to the same knee soreness that forced him to leave Friday night's game early. According to Bill Shaikin of the Los Angeles Times, Hamilton received a cortisone shot in his knee after his Friday departure, and it looks like the desired results were achieved. He'll bat cleanup and man left field for the Sunday afternoon tilt.(RotoWire, )
Sat. July 26, 2014
News: Hamilton (knee) is not in the lineup Saturday against the Tigers. Impact: Hamilton left Friday's game early due to right knee soreness and will be held out of Saturday's lineup as a precaution. It's currently unclear if this ailment projects to result in an extended absence, but the Angels did recall J.B. Shuck from Triple-A Salt Lake on Saturday, suggesting they are preparing for Hamilton to be unavailable for multiple days. Consider Hamilton day-to-day until the team releases any further information.(RotoWire, )
Sat. July 26, 2014
News: Hamilton remains out with left knee soreness. Impact: Hamilton was batting .326 in the Angels' last 11 games, boosting his season average to .293. The former AL MVP has just five homers and 29 RBIs. (STATS, 0:48am)
Fri. July 25, 2014
News: Hamilton left Friday's game due to soreness in his left knee. Impact: Beyond the simple diagnosis, the Angels haven't provided any addition information regarding Hamilton's availability for Saturday's game against the Tigers. For now, consider him day-to-day.(RotoWire, )
Tue. July 22, 2014
News: Hamilton has tightness in his legs, which is why he's the designated hitter for the second day in a row Tuesday, but he is expected to return to left field Wednesday, the Los Angeles Times' Bill Shaikin reports. Impact: The discomfort certainly doesn't seem to be hurting Hamilton at the plate, as he's 8-for-23 (.348 average) over his last five games. It's actually a bonus from a fantasy perspective that the Angels have the luxury of giving Hamilton the day off in the field from time to time.(RotoWire, )
July 20, 2014
News: Hamilton went 3-for-5 with a double and a run scored in a win over the Mariners on Sunday. Impact: Hamilton has largely struggled since his return from the disabled list in June, but he may be starting to turn the corner, as he has tallied six hits (two doubles) in his last 19 at-bats.(RotoWire, )
Mon. July 14, 2014
News: Hamilton was 2 for 4 on Sunday. Impact: Hamilton went 7 for 17 in the four-game sweep and that could portend good tidings in the future.(STATS, 2:42pm)
Fri. July 11, 2014
News: Hamilton had three hits and drove in a pair of runs in a 15-6 win over Texas on Thursday. Impact: Hamilton, now batting .293, was 1 for 17 in his previous five games.(STATS, 6:13pm)
Josh Hamilton
2014 Season
Ht: 6' 4"  Wt: 240  Age: 33
Bats: L  Throws: L
Born: 5/21/1981, Raleigh, North Carolina
College: None
Debut: 2007
Salary: $17,000,000
Injury Status
Day to day. (Left knee soreness)