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Angels' Josh Hamilton suffered a relapse
Angels' Josh Hamilton suffered a relapse

Josh Hamilton, who survived an addiction to cocaine and alcohol to become a five-time All-Star, has suffered some type of relapse, a person with knowledge of the situation has confirmed to the Los Angeles Times. The Angels outfielder met with Major League Baseball officials in New York on Wednesday. Since then, there have been negotiations about how the situation will be handled moving forward. Hamilton is known to have failed at least six drug tests as a minor leaguer more than a decade ago. His addictions led to a three-year suspension from baseball, from 2003 to 2005. He was reinstated in 2006, under terms that are largely unknown. The only condition that is known is that he has...

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