BIO NOTE : Hamilton is in his second full season in the majors, after playing in Cincinnati last season before being traded to Texas. He has a career batting average of .303 and is hitting .315 this season . He has already equal last year's home run total (19) in 20 less games and has far surpassed last year's RBI total of 47. He has 74 this season.
RECENT NEWS : On Tuesday, Hamilton hit his American League-leading 19th homer, and walked twice , to helped the Rangers beat the Atlanta Braves 7-5.
QUOTE : " It's such a great thing to see how God never leaves your side, or is always waiting on you to come back to him ."