Mets Drop 48 Year Old Franco

New York - The New York Mets have cut veteran utilityman
Julio Franco. The 48-year-old, who won the 1991 American League
batting title, is hitting just .200 this season with one home run
and eight R-B-I's in 50 games.
The Mets designated him for assignment, which means they have
ten days to either trade him, release him or send him to the