Los Angeles Angels
Josh Hamilton knows, in hindsight, that he probably should have never left Texas. Now he has another shot at redemption in what could be his last chance in baseball.
Josh Hamilton has spent the past 11 weeks lifting weights, shagging fly balls, taking swings, running bases, rehabilitating his surgically repaired right shoulder.
Angels manager Mike Scioscia believes Josh Hamilton was “wrong” not to express remorse to his teammates and missed a key chance before departing Los Angeles to thank them for their support throughout his ordeal.
Leonys Martin led off the 11th inning with a homer, and the Rangers scored another run on Erick Aybar’s error before holding on for a 5-4 victory over the Angels on Sunday.
The Texas Rangers are closing in on a trade with Los Angeles to acquire former All Star slugger Josh Hamilton, according to media reports.
Angels manager Mike Scioscia has confirmed that troubled left fielder Josh Hamilton is close to beginning an extended spring program in Arizona after surgery in February.
The Texas Rangers have recalled Anthony Ranaudo from Triple-A Round Rock to start their series finale against the Los Angeles Angels.
Robinson Chirinos drove in a career-high five RBIs on Tuesday night, but was easily more pleased that he was a big part of helping Texas starter Nick Martinez to a win.
Ross Detwiler was getting outs for the Rangers. Then, in a matter of just four batters, the Angels hit two balls over the wall and went on to a 6-3 victory on Monday night.
An arbitrator has ruled Los Angeles Angels outfielder Josh Hamilton will not be disciplined by Major League Baseball for violating his treatment program.
Albert Pujols homered and Mike Trout hit an RBI triple, but the Rangers tagged Angels closer Huston Street for six runs on Tuesday in a 15-8 preseason victory.
Jered Weaver allowed only a homer to Robinson Chirinos in five stellar innings, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Texas Rangers 5-3 Monday.