Cabrera, whose battled wellbeing problems in 2022, had previously said he wished to play via the end of the 2023 season, when he’s owed $32 million in the final entirely certain 12 months of his contract.
“I have acquired to speak to my agent, I’ve obtained to chat to the GM, I am acquired to discuss to everybody [to] see what is heading to be the strategy for up coming 12 months,” Cabrera told reporters ahead of Detroit’s video game in opposition to the visiting Tampa Bay Rays. “Proper now we do not know. We’re targeted on today. We are going to go day by working day and see what happens. I never feel about future year. I’m considering about making an attempt to end healthy this yr.”
The 39-yr-outdated reported he has been playing by knee ache in latest months and will be minimal to just every single other day throughout Detroit’s 6-activity homestand.
“You’ve got obtained to comprehend your overall body,” Cabrera explained. “I comprehend my overall body and I have an understanding of my situation now on this workforce. I am Alright. I am likely to keep working. Just about every time they give me a likelihood to play I am going to go out there and do my ideal. Which is the base line. That’s what issues. And it’s an prospect for youthful guys in this article to get extra at-bats and see what we’ve acquired for up coming calendar year.”
Cabrera made heritage earlier this calendar year, recording his 3,000th hit to turn into the seventh member of the 500 HR/3,000 hit club.
Immediately after a stellar May possibly, even so, Cabrera’s quantities have occur back down to earth. Coming into Thursday, he is slashing .271/.321/.336 with four property operates and 36 RBIs this year. And he has just three excess-foundation hits in his previous 21 online games.