Found June 21, 2013 on Baseball Professor:
This week’s Foul Paul! is dedicated to a reader who commented on one of our more recent posts saying “You guys might do better if you do more Buy/Sell and Waiver Wire posts rather than this silly stuff.”At the risk of being unique from the 5,000 other fantasy baseball sites, I immediately realized my mistake and have gone back to the drawing board. Let’s leave the creativity and sense of uniqueness to the military where it’s appreciated. Here is my Buy/Sell column.Buy – Josh Hamilton Being AwfulThis is my shocked face in regards to Josh Hamilton’s struggles – O: – It seems Angels ownership has dug themselves into quite the financial hole. His declining skills were obvious in the second half of last year, but the Angels wisely decided to pay him anyway. This will only end well. The Angels are the most irresponsible team monetarily without question. I wouldn’t trust them with a lemonade stand. Hamilton looks like a low average, medium power player with major injury issues. Holy crap, he’

Hamilton's struggles reach new low

Josh Hamilton has had an abysmal first season with the Angels, but his horrible performance at the plate on Tuesday has only been matched by one other player since 1916.

Josh Hamilton’s Struggles Reach Historic Lows

  Josh Hamilton has seen his star go from red hot on the Rangers to ice cold on the Angels, and he’s just in year one of a five year deal. Hamilton’s struggles at the plate have reached historic lows and there’s no signs indicating a turnaround in sight. Hamilton has 4 more years left on a 5 year $125 million contract he signed in the off season with the Angels. Hamilton has...

Halo Headlines: Josh Hamilton sucks edition

The June 20th, 2013 edition of daily news for the Los Angeles Angels including a whole bunch of stories on how much Josh Hamilton sucks and much more... The Story: All Josh Hamilton can say regarding his struggles is, "It's been weird, man." The Monkey Says: He also goes on to say how that he is frustrated and down about his ongoing issues, so all you trolls...

Angels’ Josh Hamilton out until Tuesday with sore wrist

The Los Angeles Angels have elected to give outfielder Josh Hamilton the weekend off due to a sore wrist, according to Alden Gonzalez of Hamilton will sit for the team’s weekend series against the Pittsburgh Pirates and won’t rejoin the lineup until at least Tuesday. Hamilton’s right wrist injury flared up during an intense pregame hitting drill roughly...

Josh Hamilton To Sit After Receiving Cortisone Shot For Wrist Injury

  The terrible month of June for Hamilton just got a ‘shot’ of bittersweet news. Hamilton’s wrist became inflamed about 10 days after an ‘intense’ hitting drill, and on Friday he received a cortisone shot. It’s expected that the slumping former MVP will be out at least until Tuesday as he tries to recover from the injury. Could the days off getting better prove to be...

Halos hope Hamilton can turn season around

ANAHEIM, Calif. Day after day, its the same thing. Josh Hamilton comes to the ballpark, takes his swings in the batting cage and then hopes something good will finally happen. Maybe this is the game where he finds the source of his struggles. Maybe this at-bat will turn around his season. Maybe he wont strike out, or hit into a double play, or hear the boos he hears so often this...

The Hamilton Hex?

There’s no easy way to say what must be said. In situations like this, where no amount of decorum or politeness will mask the sting of the words, it’s best to just go full steam ahead and hope for the best. Josh Hamilton has been a bust. In the field, Josh Hamilton has been nothing short of amazing, making catches that you’d expect to show up Mike Trout’s highlight...

Hamilton dropped to 7th in Angels' lineup

Slumping Josh Hamilton has been dropped to seventh in the Angels lineup by manager Mike Scioscia for Wednesday night's game against Seattle. The All-Star right fielder and 2010 AL MVP entered the game batting .213 with 10 homers and 24 RBIs in 69 games, and had struck out 73 times in 268 at-bats while going 7 for 56 with runners in scoring position. On Tuesday night, Hamilton...

Josh Hamilton, a crisis of faith

Faith is a funny thing. For some it defines who they are as a person. It serves as the guiding principle of their entire life. For others, it is a crutch, a convenient excuse, a self-defense mechanism. In a lot of cases, it is both of those things for one person and there is no better example of that than Josh Hamilton. We all know that Josh Hamilton is a man of great faith....

Why Does John Hirschbeck Hate Left-Handers?

Last night in Anaheim, Josh Hamilton had a really bad game. In five trips to the plate, he hit into three double plays, and in the two at-bats where he didn’t make two outs, he struck out, including a ninth inning strikeout with the winning run in scoring position. For the day, he finished with a -.48 WPA, so while he didn’t single handedly cost them the game, he was the primary...

Junior Bautista is Awesome

It wasn't that long ago that we were introduced to "Mini Josh Hamilton" and "Lil' Cutch".  Saturday...we met "Junior Bautista". Toronto Blue Jays fan Tonya Trainor-Winter introduced the world to her six-year-old stepson dressed up as superstar slugger Joey Bautista. And it was awesome. Oh, and the best part?  Not only...

Game 74 Preview: Pirates vs. Angels

Pirates (43-30) at Angels (33-40) 10:05 PM–Angel Stadium, Anaheim Gameday TV: ROOT Tonight the Bucs begin a series in Anaheim, as they take on the Angels for the first time in over half a decade. Much like their crosstown counterparts, the Angels have flopped for most of the season after yet another big offseason. They’ve got the fearsome trio of Mike Trout, Albert Pujols...
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