Josh Hamilton in Rangers lineup

Updated: July 9, 2011, 4:55 PM ET
By Richard Durrett | ESPNDallas.com

ARLINGTON, Texas -- Rangers outfielder Josh Hamilton just wanted to give a 6-year-old a baseball thrill.

So when he threw a foul ball earlier in the game to the ball girl in left field, he heard voices behind him say: "Hamilton, how about the next one?"

Hamilton looked up to see Cooper Stone, a 6-year-old sitting with his father. Hamilton nodded to let them know he heard them and when Conor Jackson's foul ball ricocheted off the seats down the left field line and bounced right to Hamilton, ...

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