Found November 18, 2012 on MLB Injury News:
Cincinnati Reds top prospect Billy Hamilton exited the Arizona Fall League Championship game yesterday afternoon after leaping into the outfield wall. Fortunately for the Reds and fans alike, Hamilton was able to walk off the field with assistance and the injury sustained was later diagnosed as lower back spasms. Hamilton jumped back-first into the center field wall while chasing what ended up being a triple. He was healthy enough after the game to celebrate with his team, the Peoria Javelinas, following their 4-3 victory over the Salt River Rafters. The Reds had Hamilton focus on playing center field rather than the infield during his time in the AFL. He posted a breakout campaign in 2012, hitting .311/.410/.420 with a record 155 stolen bases between High- and Double-A.  Follow @mlbinjurynews !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src="http://www.mlbinjurynews.com//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js";fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document,"script","twitter-wjs"); var _gaq = _gaq || []; _gaq.push(['_setAccount', 'UA-34100676-1']); _gaq.push(['_trackPageview']); (function() { var ga = document.createElement('script'); ga.type = 'text/javascript'; ga.async = true; ga.src = ('https:' == document.location.protocol ? 'https://ssl' : 'http://www') + '.google-analytics.com/ga.js'; var s = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; s.parentNode.insertBefore(ga, s); })();
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