Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Josh Hamilton placed on waivers

The Texas Rangers announced after they had activated outfielder Josh Hamilton from the 60-day disabled list he has been placed on unconditional release waivers. Hamilton has not played this season due to a knee injury.

Jays take game 1 of 3 from Angels

TORONTO - R.A. Dickey held the LA Angels to 2 runs for 6 2/3 innings and the Jays defeated their foes 7-2.

Russell Martin playing the DH role went 3-3 and drove in a pair of runs.

The Jays have a record of 71-54 which is identical to the Boston Red Sox.