Originally written on Fox Sports Southwest  |  Last updated 8/3/12
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Texas Rangers All-Star Josh Hamilton, who has talked about being disobedient to the Lord but failing to explain the details, has disclosed what he meant. Hamilton has had a problem kicking his smokeless tobacco habit. Hamilton released a statement Friday that his "issue" was with discipline, professionally at the plate and personally with quitting chewing tobacco. "I was hesitant to address the tobacco once again, because it's an area that I've struggled with trying to quit in the past," the statement read. "I wanted to have some time of success 'under my belt' before addressing it again publicly, but feel I haven't been given that option with all of the speculating out there as to what the 'mystery issue' was." In talking with the media earlier last weekend, Hamilton said 'there's disobedience and there's obedience to God. I've been being disobedient. It may be a small thing to you, but it's a big thing to him. There's consequences.' Hamilton refused to elaborate at the time b...
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