Rangers' Josh Hamilton is high-risk high-reward
ARLINGTON, Texas — Josh Hamilton hit two more home runs, Yu Darvish struck out seven and the Texas Rangers beat the Los Angeles Angels 10-3 in a rain-interrupted game Friday night when CJ Wilson faced only five batters against his old team.
The comeback kid goes against the man with the goatee in this week's war of the Joshes Hey, we're so not joshing about this.
Sitting in the newsroom Tuesday night, watching Josh Hamilton round the bases for the 4th time, we knew who the Ranger of the Week was going to be.
Texas Rangers outfielder Josh Hamilton (pictured below, left) and St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Carlos Beltran (below, right) are the hottest players on the planet. Even before Friday, their numbers for the week were phenomenal.
Josh Hamilton hit two home runs against the Angels Friday night and in turn put himself in rare company, joining Cy Williams and Frank Howard as only players with 17 long balls in their team's first 33 games. Incredible.