I appreciate Josh Hamilton. Admire him. Think he should be this year’s American League MVP.
Really I do.
But I would feel even better about him had he participated in last Saturday’s locker-room celebration in Oakland with his alcohol-drenched Rangers’ teammates.
It’s great news that yesterday Josh – who hasn’t played since fracturing three ribs on September 4 – ran full speed and took 25 swings off a tee without pain. Without him, the Rangers have zero shot in the playoffs and their fun, fruitful season will end in only an AL West banner.
Read Richie’s full Sportatorium blog at DallasObserver.com.