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Josh Hamilton released from hospital, should return Monday

Jun 17, 2012, 10:32 AM EDT

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Things are looking up for Josh Hamilton, who was hospitalized Friday evening with an intestinal virus.

According to Drew Davison of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Hamilton was released from a local hospital Saturday after receiving intravenous fluids overnight. He’ll work out Sunday at Rangers Ballpark before heading out to San Diego with the team for a three-game series that begins Monday night.

“Hopefully he’ll be ready to go when we get to San Diego,” said Rangers manager Ron Washington.

Hamilton is hitting .330/.390/.674 with 22 home runs and 62 RBI in 60 games this season for Texas.
  1. bestcoastinfluence - Jun 17, 2012 at 2:35 PM

    He just can’t catch a break. Just when he looks healthy something like this happens. Tough!

  2. astrosfan75956 - Jun 17, 2012 at 3:08 PM

    The Rangers don’t need him this weekend anyway, their playing the lowly Astros.

  3. rico7207 - Jun 18, 2012 at 11:45 AM

    Must be alcohol poisoning!

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