Rangers to honor Hamilton
Rangers outfielder Josh Hamilton will receive his MLB.Com/MLB Network Gibby Award as the 2010 Major League Player before Saturday night’s game with the Royals. Hamilton, who is currently on the disabled list, hit .359 with 32 home runs and 100 RBI in 2010.
He will also receive a Louisville Slugger Silver Bat for being the American League batting champion, the 2010 Players Choice Award as A.L. Outstanding Player and his Silver Slugger Award.
Adrian Beltre, who was with the Red Sox last season, will receive a Silver Slugger award for being the top hitting third baseman and Elvis Andrus will receive his Gibby for being the Defensive Player of the Year.