Josh Hamilton Out 6-8 Weeks With Thumb Injury
The injury bug has again caught up with Josh Hamilton–an all too familiar theme in his Angels career.
The slugger left Tuesday night’s game versus the Mariners abruptly after a thumb injury. Hamilton has been diagnosed with a complete tear of the ulnar collateral ligament in his left thumb, along with a torn capsule. His surgery will keep him out of the game between 6-8 weeks.
Hamilton had started off the 2014 season (all two weeks of it) on a hot streak, so the sideline will be a big blow for the Halos.