Tag Archives: Josh Hamilton

  • 12 Baseball Players Who Got a Lot Richer in 2012

    12 Baseball Players Who Got a Lot Richer in 2012

    In case you hadn’t noticed, 2012 was a pretty good year for elite baseball players. There have been 38 players to sign $100 million contracts in the history of baseball, and 8 of them have done so in the past 12 months. I mean, just think about that. That’s 21% of all $100,000,000 contracts. And […]

  • Josh Hamilton Error Hands the AL West Crown to the Oakland Athletics (Video)

    Josh Hamilton Error Hands the AL West Crown to the Oakland Athletics (Video)

    The Oakland Athletics were 13 games behind the Texas Rangers on June 30. Then they lost three starting pitchers from their rotation in the span of a month, with one of them—Brandon McCarthy—suffering a terrifying, life-threatening injury. So what happened to the A’s after that? They went 17-8 down the home stretch, putting together two […]

  • Rangers’ Josh Hamilton Gets A Twizzler From A Fan (Video)

    Rangers’ Josh Hamilton Gets A Twizzler From A Fan (Video)

    Chasing balls around the outfield during a lengthy four-run inning can cause any outfielder to build up quite the appetite.  Just ask Texas Rangers’ left fielder Josh Hamilton, who found himself doing just that as the Seattle Mariners sent nine batters to the plate during a four-run first inning at Safeco Field on Saturday. So […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night – 5/8/12 – Josh Hamilton

    Stat Line Of The Night – 5/8/12 – Josh Hamilton

    The Texas Rangers have started the season strong, becoming the first team to reach twenty wins, and a lot of that success is due to their incredible lineup.  Josh Hamilton has been one of the Rangers’ most powerful offensive weapons and last night he continued to show why he is among the most feared hitters […]

  • Rangers Fan Catches Home Run Ball, Celebrates With Sprinkler Dance (Video)

    Rangers Fan Catches Home Run Ball, Celebrates With Sprinkler Dance (Video)

    After catching seven home run balls during the 2011 MLB season, Texas Rangers fan Trent Williams figured it was about time he begins celebrating these souvenir grabs with a sprinkler dance.  And during last night’s game between the Rangers and the Seattle Mariners, he introduced that dance to the world. In an interview with a […]

  • Tigers Fan Takes Josh Hamilton’s Bat Off His Head (Video)

    Tigers Fan Takes Josh Hamilton’s Bat Off His Head (Video)

    The Texas Rangers simply couldn’t get a grip on things last night, both figuratively and literally.  Not only were they unable to cash in on several opportunities to score runs and take a stranglehold on their ALCS series against the Detroit Tigers, but Rangers’ slugger Josh Hamilton was unable to take a stranglehold of his […]

  • 9 Tragic Sports Fan Deaths

    9 Tragic Sports Fan Deaths

    When following your favorite team, it can be easy to get wrapped up in all the excitement and forget that, in the end, it’s all just a game. Unfortunately, sports fans around the world were given a sober reminder this week to keep things in perspective. I am of course referring to the tragic death […]

  • Fan Dies After Fatal Fall At Rangers Ballpark In Arlington (Video)

    Fan Dies After Fatal Fall At Rangers Ballpark In Arlington (Video)

    Tragedy struck Rangers Ballpark in Arlington Thursday night as a fan fell over a railing in the left field bleachers while trying to catch a souvenir.  After a Conor Jackson foul ball ricocheted off a seat and onto the field, Rangers left fielder Josh Hamilton picked the ball up and tossed it to some fans […]

  • 10 Athletes Who Might Not Be Total Douchebags

    10 Athletes Who Might Not Be Total Douchebags

    How hard is it to find likable athletes? Harder than you would think. I’m sure there are many out there, but the best of the best usually end up making headlines off the field for all the wrong reason. To the players’ credit, the media and readers would seemingly rather read about a sex scandal […]

  • Rangers Break Out The Ginger Ale After ALDS Victory

    Rangers Break Out The Ginger Ale After ALDS Victory

    When the Texas Rangers clinched a playoff birth and the division title in September, MVP candidate Josh Hamilton refused to take part in the post-game locker room celebration.  Hamilton isn’t opposed to celebrations, and this wasn’t the case of a player refusing to celebrate until his team wins it all.  Instead, being a recovering drug […]

  • The Ultimate Home Run Derby Of All Time

    The Ultimate Home Run Derby Of All Time

    Total Pro Sports – Tonight will mark the 25 year anniversary of the MLB All-Star Game (unless you want to be stingy and exclude the 1988 event, which was canceled due to rain).  The fans in St. Louis will be jacked to see hometown hero Albert Pujols taking part in his third derby, as will […]