Last weekend Josh Hamilton was in a 1-for-14 slump. Hamilton attempted to explain the slump by revealing that he was dealing with some personal issues and that he’s been “disobedient to God.”
Of course, those remarks added even more fuel to the fire of his woes at the plate and people began to wonder just what was going on with Hamilton. After Thursday’s game he declined to give any information on his issue, but today comes a report from CBS Sports’ Jon Heyman uncovering what Hamilton is dealing with.
According to Heyman, Hamilton is struggling with quitting chewing tobacco, something that he tried to do in June.
Rangers superstar Josh Hamilton’s personal issue that he referred to in a recent interview has come to light, and word is it regards his recent inability to kick the chewing tobacco habit. Hamilton spoke recently about his disappointment in himself about an undisclosed personal matter, and sources say the tobacco is what he was talking about — and possibly a little bit abo...