THE NEWBERG REPORT — June 4, 2008
daily Josh Hamilton vitamin:
Hamilton is back in the American
League lead in the three Triple Crown categories, sitting at .329 with 17 home
runs and 67 RBI. According to Elias, the
only other player in the American League in the last 35 years to lead all three
categories this late in the season was Manny Ramirez, who did it in 2001.
No word from Elias as to the last time a player led the league
this late in all three Triple Crown categories and played defense.