Lance Berkman is thinking about retiring after the 2012 season. - (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
After being an integral part of the St. Louis Cardinals miracle World Series run in 2011, Lance Berkman's 2012 season has been beyond frustrating.
One season after looking revived and young again, Berkman has been injury riddled and snake-bit this season. The switch-hitting first baseman has appeared in just 28 games this season. Berkman, who is currently on a rehab assignment with Triple AAA Memphis, is attempting his third comeback from the disabled list this season.
But according to what Berkman told Joe Strauss of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch on Saturday, it may be the last time the slugger tries to comeback. Berkman told Strauss that he may be headed towards retirement after this season.
"I don't want to rule anything out. But if you asked me right now I'm leaning toward not playing next year. I don't want to say for certain because I don't want to do like...