It is often depressing to think about how much more fans love their teams than the actual players on them do. As fans, we sometimes forget that sports are a business and, as sad as it is, the only true motive is the money.
There is no loyalty in sports. We love our teams and players more than anything, but they don’t love us back. That’s why when you watch someone like Derek Jeter, all you can do is stand and applaud. Even if you hate the New York Yankees, you have to respect a guy who is as loyal to his team as Jeter is.
With some notable free agents such as Albert Pujols, Jose Reyes, and Mark Buehrle all contemplating switching to a division rival this offseason, I have come up with the biggest traitors in the game of baseball.
The following 10 players are the biggest traitors in the history of Major League Baseball.