Josh Hamilton

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Publisher:
Lerner Publications,
Pub. Date:
c2009.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: LG - BL: 3.9 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
660L
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Picked first in the 2001 draft by the Tampa Bay Devil Rays, Josh Hamilton wowed his fans and teammates with his pitching speed and hitting record. But by 2004, injuries and a drug problem knocked Josh off his team and out of the minor leagues. After two years, Josh returned to baseball healthy and clean. As the star centerfielder for the Texas Rangers, he shocked the world with his record-breaking performance in the 2008 Home Run Derby. Learn how Josh overcame obstacles to achieve his big-league dreams and become one of baseball s best.
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ISBN:
9780761346036
Accelerated Reader:
LG
Level 3.9, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
660L
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display_description Picked first in the 2001 draft by the Tampa Bay Devil Rays, Josh Hamilton wowed his fans and teammates with his pitching speed and hitting record. But by 2004, injuries and a drug problem knocked Josh off his team and out of the minor leagues. After two years, Josh returned to baseball healthy and clean. As the star centerfielder for the Texas Rangers, he shocked the world with his record-breaking performance in the 2008 Home Run Derby. Learn how Josh overcame obstacles to achieve his big-league dreams and become one of baseball s best.
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series Amazing Athletes
subject_facet Baseball players -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Hamilton, Josh, -- 1981- -- Juvenile literature, JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography / Sports, Recovering addicts -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
title_display Josh Hamilton
title_full Josh Hamilton / by Jeff Savage
title_short Josh Hamilton
topic_facet Baseball players, Hamilton, Josh, Recovering addicts