Tue, 19 Aug 2014 12:42:56 -0700
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim OF Josh Hamilton is batting fourth Tuesday, August 19, against the Boston Red Sox.
Fantasy Tip: Hamilton has sat out back-to-back games, but returns to a favorable matchup against Allen Webster. Add Hamilton's modest price, Fenway's short porch in right field, and he becomes a worthy target in daily games tonight.
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 15:11:50 -0700
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim OF Josh Hamilton is scheduled to work with hitting coaches Don Baylor and Dave Hansen before the game Tuesday, Aug. 19, to see if he can find a comfortable concept in the batter's box. Hamilton said he will play Tuesday if he hits the ball well during the session.
Fantasy Tip: Owners in daily leagues will need to check the lineups before they decide on their team to see if Hamilton will be playing Tuesday.
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 13:30:43 -0700
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim OF Josh Hamilton is not in the starting lineup Monday, Aug. 18, for the second straight day.
Fantasy Tip: Hamilton has struggled this month and has received some days off recently so he can have a mental break. Owners should monitor the situation to see when Hamilton will return to the lineup.
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 00:26:56 -0700
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim manager Mike Scioscia has expressed frustration with OF Josh Hamilton, saying he isn't the same player that the Angels signed before the 2013 season. "He's not in the batter's box with the confidence we know he has. He's not attacking the ball like he can. He's working hard to try to find it …but we need him to do what he's capable of doing, or close to that," Scioscia said.
Sun, 17 Aug 2014 16:55:21 -0700
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim OF Josh Hamilton requested the day off Sunday, Aug. 17.
Fantasy Tip: He should be good to go for the next game. Keep him in your weekly lineups.
Wed, 13 Aug 2014 07:41:22 -0700
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim OF Mike Trout (4-for-25), 1B Albert Pujols (5-for-26) and OF Josh Hamilton (2-for-23) are mired in slumps during their current homestand.
Fantasy Tip: These are the "dog days" of summer, and rest days could be more frequent. Keep them in your lineups until then.
Sun, 10 Aug 2014 19:42:13 -0700
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim OF Josh Hamilton was given the day off Sunday, Aug. 10, after playing 19 innings in center field and going 1-for-8 Saturday, Aug. 9. He has just one hit in his last 25 at-bats.
Sat, 02 Aug 2014 14:37:13 -0700
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim OF Josh Hamilton (finger) said he feels much better and is able to let it go while swinging and throwing.
Fantasy Tip: Keep him in your lineups.
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 20:19:48 -0700
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim OF Josh Hamilton (finger) left the game Friday, Aug. 1, against the Tampa Bay Rays due to a left middle finger contusion after being hit by a pitch.
Fantasy Tip: The good news for fantasy owners is that he cracked a home run before departing. He is likely considered day to day.
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:55:01 -0700
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim OF Josh Hamilton (knee) said his leg is fine, but he will serve as the designated hitter Tuesday, July 29.
Fantasy Tip: Keep Hamilton in your starting lineups this evening against the Baltimore Orioles.