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Cincinnati Reds NL Central
 
Billy Hamilton • #6 • CF
.221 in last 86AB
Status:On roster
Ht/Wt:6'0", 160 lbs.
Born:Sep 9, 1990 (26 yrs) in Collins, MS
Hometown:Taylorsville, MS
Experience:4 years
Drafted:Drafted by Cincinnati in 2009 (2/57).
Bats:S
Throws:R
2017 Season Stats
G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS OBP SLG AVG
YTD 117 495 77 122 14 9 3 34 37 115 51 9 .298 .329 .246
On Pace 154 652 101 161 18 12 4 45 49 151 67 12 .298 .330 .247
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Scouting Report
Assets: Has ridiculously good speed and supreme quickness down the line to first base. Is an elite base-stealer who puts a ton of pressure on defenses. He's also becoming a more patient hitter at the dish, which only helps him.
Flaws: Struggles to hit for average with consistency, which limits his base-stealing impact. Also, he lacks power (mainly because of his slight frame). Struggles with nagging injuries, too. Is not aggressiveness enough on base.
Career Potential: Speedy, table-setting outfielder with some upside.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
International League (AAA) All-Star Team 2013
Southern League (AA) All-Star Team 2012
California League (A) Most Valuable Player 2012
Midwest League (A) All-Star Team 2011
California League (A) All-Star Team 2012
Pioneer League (R) All-Star Team 2010
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