ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - Josh Hamilton has left the Los Angeles Angels' game against Detroit in the fourth inning with left knee soreness.
Hamilton grounded out in his only at-bat Friday night. The left fielder also made a tentative play on J.D. Martinez's long fly ball in the second inning.
Efren Navarro replaced him in left to begin the fourth.
Hamilton was batting .326 in the Angels' last 11 games, boosting his season average to .293. The former AL MVP has just five homers and 29 RBIs.

Top MLB Public Bets

MLB Top Stories

Thumbnail Pirates vs. Cardinals Prediction Will the Pirates pull off another upset in St. Louis tonight when they visit the Cardinals at 7:15PM ET?
Thumbnail Angels vs. Red Sox Prediction Will David Price quiet the Angels' bats tonight in Boston when the Red Sox host L.A. at 7:15PM ET?
Thumbnail Mets vs. Giants Prediction Will the Mets pull off the upset versus the Giants behind Jacob deGrom tonight at 7:15PM ET?
Thumbnail Brewers vs. Braves Prediction Is the total set too high in today's Brewers and Braves matchup at 4:10PM ET?
Thumbnail Twins vs. Indians Pick After being shutout on Friday, will the Cleveland Indians bounce back at the plate today against the Minnesota Twins at...

MLB Team Pages