Not only is Shelton struggling (most of his numbers are from April with junk since then), but who the persons are to get rid of. Shelton still has plenty of options left and will be around for awhile. Dmitri Young on the other hand is near the end of his career.
Originally Posted by wilkerson_rulz-06
Plus, I think the Tigers sticking with Young is just like the White Sox keeping Frank Thomas around for the past couple of years. He isn't as good as he used to be, but over the past 4 years when the Tigers were near the worst team in baseball Young was their All-Star, their franchise face and you can't get rid of him now that they are so close to a World Series.
The Q: Can the Cubs hold a 6-5 lead with 2 outs and nobody on in the 9th?
The A: No
***********My Rant on Bud Selig***********
Selig is like a stray pigeon. Pigeons are too self-absorbed to care about anyone else. They poo on people they don't like; they poo on people they don't even know. The only real difference between Selig and a pigeon is that Selig intends to bury our heritage, our traditions, and our culture,