|Born: May 21, 1981
Raleigh, North Carolina
|Bats: Left||Throws: Left|
|April 2, 2007 for the Cincinnati Reds|
(through 2015 season)
|Runs batted in||701|
|Career highlights and awards|
Joshua Holt Hamilton (born May 21, 1981, in Raleigh, North Carolina) is an American professional baseball player who is currently a free agent. He has played for the Cincinnati Reds, Texas Rangers, and Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim of Major League Baseball (MLB). In the 2010 season he was named American League MVP. He chose to play for the Angels after they offered him a 5-year contract, worth $125 million.
On April 27, 2015, the Angels traded Hamilton back to the Rangers.
Reference[change | change source]
- "Sources: Josh Hamilton to Angels". ESPN. December 13, 2012. http://espn.go.com/los-angeles/mlb/story/_/id/8744414/josh-hamilton-agreed-deal-angels-source-says. Retrieved December 13, 2012.
- "Hamilton deal to Rangers completed". MLB. Retrieved 2015-9-6. Check date values in:
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