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Josh Hamilton has hit four homers ...

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by Steak Snabler, May 8, 2012.

  1. Steak Snabler

    Steak Snabler Well-Known Member

    and the game isn't over yet. All of them 2-run shots, all scoring Elvis Andrus.

    First guy to do it since Carlos Delgado in 2003.

    Also has a double, so an AL record 18 total bases.
  2. imjustagirl

    imjustagirl Active Member

    I'd let him do coke off my body.

    Edit: Writing that reminded me of Bubbler's version of me in his live-tweet of Hoosiers. :D :D :D
  3. old_tony

    old_tony Well-Known Member

    I'm told he also homered in his last AB last night, too.
  4. Steak Snabler

    Steak Snabler Well-Known Member

    That's true, Tony. And supposedly, his double tonight didn't miss going out by much.

    Rangers just finished batting in the top of the 9th, so Hamilton won't get a shot at 5 ... unless the Orioles score 7 in the bottom of the ninth.
  5. Boom_70

    Boom_70 Well-Known Member

    You forgot the mandatory "I know we have the MLB thread but.......
  6. Steak Snabler

    Steak Snabler Well-Known Member

    I'm saving that for the next time a guy has a no-hitter in the fifth ... or Jeter does something. ;)
  7. Point of Order

    Point of Order Active Member

    Calico Joe did it in his first game. John Grisham wrote a great book about it.
  8. Boom_70

    Boom_70 Well-Known Member

    That would be a lot of coke.
  9. Hank_Scorpio

    Hank_Scorpio Active Member

    And he's in a contract year too.

    Rangers cost themselves a bunch of money by not giving him an extension in spring training like he wanted.

    BTW, where's Manky to tell us how Jeter is having a better year than Hamilton? [/pulling that string] :D
  10. YankeeFan

    YankeeFan Well-Known Member

    Holy crap. I love this guy.

    Just got home, and haven't watched any baseball tonight, but this is awesome.
  11. Dick Whitman

    Dick Whitman Well-Known Member

    He's Roy Hobbs.

    That's who he is.
  12. Sam Mills 51

    Sam Mills 51 Active Member

    It wasn't that many years ago that the guy was knocking shots over the greenhouse beyond the center-field fence at my old school.

    This outburst doesn't surprise me in the least. If he can keep on top of those demons, he's a special talent. Tough not to like the kid ...
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