Found May 09, 2012 on Sportress of Blogitude:
PLAYERS: Josh Hamilton
TEAMS: Texas Rangers
Ouch. That’s cold-blooded, man. And while it’s interesting to note that even Austrian newspapers are reporting on Josh Hamilton’s incredible evening on Tuesday when the Rangers slugger smacked out 4 homers, knocked in 8 RBI during a 5-5 night that saw Hamilton accumulate 18 total bases (an American League record) as the Rangers thrashed the [...]

Hamilton plenty thankful for his 4 HR-game

Josh Hamilton expects it will take some time before he realizes the significance of becoming the 16th player in baseball history to hit four home runs in a game. He does, however, appreciate how fortunate he was to be playing baseball at Camden Yards on Tuesday night as a member of the Texas Rangers. Because, before his epic performance against the Baltimore Orioles, Hamilton had...

Hamilton's hot start raises contract questions

With every swing of his mighty bat, Texas Rangers slugger Josh Hamilton appears to gain more leverage in his final year of his contract with the club. Nights on Tuesday night don't hurt the cause either. Hamilton's record-setting performance in Baltimore included four home runs and a new American League-record for total bases in a game with 18. Hamilton, 30, is now the...

Video: Josh Hamilton Hits 4 HR’s

It must be nice to take a look at the American League stat leaders in Average, HR’s and RBI and see your name at the top of each of the three lists. That’s exactly what Texas Rangers outfielder Josh Hamilton is able to see when he looks at the stat leaders. Hamilton put up one of the best nights of hitting in the past decade, where he went 5-5, hitting 4 HR’s and driving in...

Brewers' batters are searching for answers

MILWAUKEE Johnny Narron didn't have to do much talking on the other end of the phone Wednesday morning; after all, the caller Rangers outfielder Josh Hamilton had plenty to talk about. The night before, Hamilton had completed one of the best single-game efforts in baseball history, tallying four home runs, eight RBI, and an American League-record 18 total bases. And it was...

Josh Hamilton Setting Impossibly High Bar for Red Sox to Measure Up With (Video)

Josh Hamilton made history on Tuesday night, which was pretty awesome. What hasn't been as awesome is the recent string of results for the Red Sox, losers in six of their last seven games. Hopefully, Jon Lester can help turn things around for the Sox on Wednesday against Kansas City, but it would be even better if the Sox could make some history of their own on top of that. NESN...

In Celebration of Josh Hamilton…and the 6 Other Baseball Players I’d Pay the Most to See Play

Last night, Josh Hamilton crushed four home runs in a single game, becoming only the 16th player in MLB history do so. Normally, that would sum up such a superlative single-game feat. Not with Hamilton. Is there anyone in the game today more fun to watch than Josh Hamilton? (Photo by User Keith Allison on Flickr via Wikimedia Commons) Josh Hamilton – the best bang for your baseball...

Evil Birthday Clown, Remember This Josh Hamilton & Stone Cold Fox Sports Deportes

Do you see random sh$% while driving to work and think it needs to be seen by the masses? Does the guy who sits next to you at work look like a tool on a daily basis? Does your dog lick his balls in an odd fashion? Is your neighbor working on some sort of outer space vehicle behind his shed? We want your WTF photos. Email us. jQuery(function($){$("a...

Josh Hamilton hits 4 Home Runs in Baltimore

Twitter is blowing up with Josh Hamilton right now, and rightfully so. Hamilton has hit four home runs tonight. That’s the 16th time in MLB history. There’s been more perfect games (21) than four home run performances. It’s incredibly rare. Four homers in a game: 16 times in MLB history. Perfect game: 21 times in MLB history. Bravo, Josh Hamilton. — Tyler Kepner (@TylerKepner...

Around Major League Baseball: Overpaid Closers And More

 Someone Who Deserves A Raise... Josh Hamilton, who tied a Major League record with four home runs Tuesday night for the Rangers. He's hitting .406 with 14 home runs and 36 runs driven in. Fortunately for Hamilton, his scorching pace comes in a contract year. He'll be a free-agent after the season and his salary of $15 million will get a considerable bump this winter.Someone...

2012 Fantasy Baseball Daily Fix: Strasburg & Hamilton make it look too easy

Make sure to join the Fantasy Fix's $250 FREEROLL on today! It's a $1 million dollar roster and it's FREE so... Click to enter.This is why you shouldn't worry about an innings cap on Stephen Strasburg. In six innings against the Pirates on Thursday, the Nationals ace struck out 13 (including seven straight), allowed one run, and picked up a victory...

Call to the Bullpen Podcast: Hamilton Heroics & Hamels Meets Harper

Corey and I agree, it’s our best episode yet. Lots of stuff to talk about this week: Josh Hamilton makes history Where Hamilton’s game stacks up next to other great performances Pat rips Cole Hamels for his faux toughness Bryce Harper steals home The Nationals are for real The Blue Jays sign Vlad Guerrero Adam Dunn’s renaissance Josh Beckett being booed out of Boston Mariano...

Rangers-Orioles game postponed by rain

Wednesday night's game between the Texas Rangers and Baltimore Orioles has been postponed by rain. The game was delayed for more than an hour before officials decided on the postponement. It will be made up as part of a single-admission doubleheader on Thursday beginning at 4:05 p.m. The second game will not start before 7:05, the starting time of Thursday's originally scheduled...
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