There comes a point in an MLB career when a player has outlasted his usefulness. It has happened to both role players and Hall of Fame greats.
Babe Ruth famously stuck around one one final season with the Boston Braves after the New York Yankees decided to let him go.
Willie Mays finished out two uninspiring seasons with the New York Mets in 1972-73 after a long and storied career with the San Francisco Giants.
More often than not, players have a hard time knowing when to say when in regard to calling it a career.
Here are five players who should hang up the spikes for good and not return for 2013.