On Friday the Kansas City Royals designated outfielder Justin Maxwell for assignment.
Maxwell was hitting just .138/.219/.172 with no homers over his first 32 plate appearances this season before his release. He has the ability to play all three outfield spots.
Maxwell is a career .225/.312/.420 hitter with 34 home runs and 106 RBI in 337 games.
Someone will give the 30-year-old another shot but he may have to prove himself in the minor leagues first.
And of course the twitter trolls are already out dogging on Maxwell.
Justin Maxwell just got DFA’d