Found July 29, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
A new chapter in Josh Hamilton's long slump began Friday night. Call it the booing stage. For the first time since he joined the Texas Rangers, Hamilton was booed noticeably at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington. The boos came following a pair of strikeouts Friday in Texas' 9-5 loss to the Chicago White Sox. Hamilton went 0-for-4 to extend his current drought to 0-for-12. "I'm just out there playing; I don't take any of it personal," Hamilton said. "It's all about what have you done for me lately. There were still more people yelling encouraging me. I pray for the ones who were (booing). "It's disappointing. I'll leave it that." The boos were not overwhelming but were noticeable. They came as a long slump inches toward the two-month mark. Hamilton is now hitting .145 for July and .190 since June 1. Though he did drive in a pair of runs with a sacrifice fly and a groundout, he was 0-for-2 with runners in scoring position and...
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