NFL | MLB | NBA |

Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim

 
Josh Hamilton
current status: Right shoulder injury, day-to-day
Birth Date:May 21, 1981 (33 years old)
Place of Birth:Raleigh, NC
Hometown:Bradenton, FL
Bats:L
Throws:L
Experience:7 years
Drafted:Drafted by Tampa Bay in 1999 (1st round).
Acquired:Acquired as a free agent in 2012.
Season Stats
G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS OBP SLG AVG
YTD 89 338 43 89 21 0 10 44 32 108 3 3 .331 .414 .263
On Pace 94 357 45 94 22 0 11 46 34 114 3 3 .331 .414 .263
Scouting Report
Assets: Phenomenally athletic, he has a big frame and a sweet, powerful lefty swing. Runs effortlessly and has a great outfield arm. Can bat for huge power and good average and is a clutch RBI producer.
Flaws: Is a bit too injury-prone. Strikes out a little too much. Has struggled significantly with off-field issues, which have slightly curtailed his overall stardom, though he has overcome a lot of adversity.
Career Potential: Elite slugging outfielder, when healthy.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
AL Most Valuable Player Award 2010
AL Silver Slugger 2012, 2010, 2008
AL American League Championship - Most Valuable Player 2010
Named to the All-Star Game 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008
South Atlantic League (A) Most Valuable Player 2000
South Atlantic League (A) All-Star Team 2000
Class A- All-Star Team 2000
Class A Player of the Year 2000
Appalachian League (R) All-Star Team 1999
Short Season All-Star Team 1999