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Texas Rangers, Baltimore Orioles, Atlanta Braves,Seattle Mariners and Milwaukee Brewers.
AL West: Texas Rangers and Seattle Mariners
While Hamilton has performed extremely well during his time in the AL West and for the Rangers, going back to Texas would actually be the worst move he could make among his suitors.
Staying in the division and heading up the western coast to Seattle would be next.
Against the AL West, Hamilton has played in 228 games with 883 career at-bats. From that, he has managed 265 hits with 46 home runs and 163 RBI.
His batting line against the AL West is .308/.367/.510/.877. By going to the Mariners, Seattle could steal that type of production right out from under Texas within the division.
AL East: Baltimore Orioles
The Baltimore Orioles were an amazing story in 2012, and they'd like to continue with that success in 2013. The addition of Josh Hamilton would certainly expedite that trend.
In his career, Hamilton has played the AL East 179 times, managing 685 at-bats resulting in 201 hits, 37 home runs and 146 RBI.
His batting line against the AL East is .288/.355/.523/.878. While he may not get as many hits in the AL East as he does out west, he does tend to slug better there.
NL East: Atlanta Braves
Initially I thought Atlanta would be the best fit for Hamilton. However, he has only played 37 career games against the NL East, resulting in 201 at-bats, 48 hits, 10 home runs and 31 RBI.
His batting line is still very impressive, though: .316/.373/.541/.915.
In Atlanta alone, he posts a line of .371/.476/.771/1.248 in 10 career games.
NL Central: Milwaukee Brewers
Once again, if money were limitless, the Milwaukee Brewers would be the ideal landing spot for another big-name free agent in Hamilton.
In 64 career games against the NL Central, he has 262 at-bats with 87 hits, 17 home runs and 49 RBI while posting a .323/.380/.607/.987 batting line.
He can absolutely feast on NL Central pitching and could add some serious protection behind Ryan Braun in the middle of that Brewers lineup.