Thomas Bail Hamilton
Ham Positions: Pinch Hitter and First Baseman
Bats: Left, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 4", Weight: 213 lb.
Born: September 29, 1925 in Altoona, KS
High School: Crozier Tech HS (Dallas, TX) School: University of Texas at Austin (Austin, TX) by the Signed Philadelphia Athletics as an amateur free agent in 1950.
( All Transactions) Debut: September 4, 1952 (Age 26)
vs. NYY 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB Team: Athletics 1952-1953 Final Game: September 13, 1953 (Age 27)
vs. SLB 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Died: November 29, 1973 in Tyler, TX Buried: Cook-Walden/Capital Parks Cemetery, Pflugerville, TX
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News -- March 2014
3/25 OutsidePitchMLB: Indians broadcaster tears up over son’s first MLB at bat: A lot of great storylines surface during the baseball season. This will be one of the memorable ones of 2014. Tom Hamilton, who ... News -- February 2014
2/19 Wahoo's on First: Jason Giambi: 2014 Cleveland Indians Player Profile: Jason Giambi: Holding on to the Past I'm of the belief that a man shouldn't be judged by his failures, but more his successes. ... News -- January 2014
1/28 Indians Baseball Insider: Indians create a memorable Tribe Fest for the fans: This past weekend marked the second installment of “Tribe Fest”, an Indians event intended to connect fans with ... News -- December 2013
12/31 Did The Tribe Win Last Night?: Mike Hegan: To the Manner Born: In his 14-year major league career, Mike Hegan never played an inning for the Indians. But Hegan, who died on Christmas Day at ...
12/26 Cleveland Sports Insiders: Subtle excellence: Indians broadcaster Mike Hegan passes away: The Cleveland Indians’ longtime broadcaster Mike Hegan, 71, passed away from heart failure today at his home in Hilton Head, ...
12/26 Cleveland Sports Insiders: Subtle excellence: Indians broadcaster Mike Hegan passes away: The Cleveland Indians’ longtime broadcaster Mike Hegan, 71, passed away from heart failure today at his home in Hilton Head, ... News -- November 2013
11/11 Indians Baseball Insider: IBI Power Poll: Which player makes the most impact in 2014?: Before we get started with our latest power poll, let me just take the time to honor all of those that have fought, or are fighting ... News -- September 2013
9/18 Tribe Daily: Morning Rundown: Tribe Chip Into Vaunted KC Bullpen for Comeback:
I have a little bit of a sore throat this morning. Normally I'd blame my allergies, which are not fun to deal with at this time ... News -- August 2013
8/8 Did The Tribe Win Last Night?: Return of the Anything-but-Prodigal Son: He’s only 23 years old, but one of the newest additions to the Lake County Captains roster, Nick Hamilton, has had his fair ... News -- July 2013
7/23 Indians Baseball Insider: Hamilton has overcome challenges and is ready to blossom: Professional baseball presents a constant course of inevitable challenges, but Nick Hamilton has overcome adversity ...
7/14 Indians Baseball Insider: Second Thoughts Game #94: Indians 5, Royals 3: Player of the Game: Lonnie Chisenhall (3-for-5) with a double, grand slam and 4 RBI
Collecting five runs ...
7/5 Did The Tribe Win Last Night?: Series With Tigers Won’t Decide Division, But Still Important: If baseball history has taught us anything, it is that a lot can change over the final two months of the season. Those final two ... News -- June 2013
6/21 Did The Tribe Win Last Night?: Mahoning Valley Scrappers 2013 Preview: On June 15, a sunny afternoon in Niles, Ohio the 2013 edition of the Mahoning Valley Scrappers suited up in their uniforms for ...
6/4 Did The Tribe Win Last Night?: Enduring the Marathon Games: Of all the Indians marathon games, last Friday’s was the most recent. I’m kind of surprised that I wasn’t at that game, ... News -- May 2013
5/31 Indians Baseball Insider: Second Thoughts Game #53: Reds 1, Indians 7: There’s certainly nothing wrong with removing any drama from a ballgame and simply battering your opponent into submission ...
5/21 WahoosOnFirst: Two Out Hitting and the Importance of Extending Innings: During Saturday afternoon’s game, Tom Hamilton briefly discussed the Indians ability this season to produce with two outs. He ...
5/19 mlbreports.com: Mariners Lose Two Tough Games in a Row To Cleveland: Still Playing a Good Brand Of Baseball: Like us on Facebook here Sunday, May 19th, 2013 Sam Evans ( Baseball Writer and Marlins, Mariners Correspondent): The last ...
5/15 Did The Tribe Win Last Night?: Baseball Counseling Sometimes the Best Medicine: Every once in a while, something happens in our lives that helps us realize that there are many more important things in life ... News -- April 2013
4/3 Did The Tribe Win Last Night?: Following the Indians Away From Home: By Kevin Schneider When I walk around downtown, I see people sporting plenty of people sporting Native American baseball paraphernalia. ... News -- January 2013
1/21 Did The Tribe Win Last Night?: Francona Brings Hope and Excitement to Tribe Fest: By Steve Eby Indians fans walked out of Progressive Field and the first ever Tribe Fest with all sorts of things. There were ...
1/21 WahoosOnFirst: Mark Shapiro, Terry Francona Speak at TribeFest: This weekend the Cleveland Indians hosted TribeFest, an event at Progressive Field featuring autograph sessions with players, roundtable discussions ... News -- November 2012
11/24 WahoosOnFirst: What Should Cleveland Indians Fans Be Thankful For?: It’s easy to be negative when you’re a Cleveland fan—sports-related depression is practically a chronic condition ... News -- October 2012
10/28 WahoosOnFirst: This Week on Wahoo’s on First: Judging Shapiro and Managerial Candidates: We celebrated a big anniversary at Wahoo’s on First this week, but that’s not the only interesting thing that’s ...
10/25 WahoosOnFirst: Some Thoughts on the Mark Shapiro Interview: On Wednesday, Fox Sports Ohio’s Pat McManamon published a long and incredibly thorough interview with Cleveland Indians ... News -- August 2012
8/20 WahoosOnFirst: Series Preview: Cleveland Indians at Seattle Mariners: And just like that, the Indians find themselves in the midst of yet another losing streak. So far it’s only five games, ... News -- July 2012
7/3 WahoosOnFirst: What’s Really Wrong with Carlos Santana (and How to Fix It): Anyone who has watched the Indians of late is sure to have noticed how badly the offense is struggling to score runs (Baltimore ... News -- May 2012
5/29 Did The Tribe Win Last Night?: Game Preview #49: Kansas City Royals (19-28) at Cleveland Indians (27-21): By Mike Brandyberry Sometimes a little home cooking is all it takes to cure one’s ills. The Indians used some home cooking ...
5/25 Did The Tribe Win Last Night?: Game #45: Cleveland Indians (26-18) at Chicago White Sox (23-22): By Mike Brandyberry The Indians were in first place three days ago, but now it carries a little more swag behind it. Fresh off ...