Josh Hamilton on drop: 'I just missed it'
|Ben and Skin think they know what was going on inside Josh Hamilton's head during the infamous muffed popup against Oakland. |
"I just missed it, man," Hamilton said. "I didn't break down on it like I needed to. When you run a long way in like that, you're supposed to break down on your toes so you can get there and if it moves on you, you can make the adjustment. I didn't. I kept going and it came down and I didn't catch it. It sucks."
After the inning, television cameras caught manager Ron Washington in what appeared to be a lively conversation with Hamilton.
"I just asked him what happened and he told me," said Washington, who didn't want to get into specifics.
Hamilton said it was not a heated exchange.
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