Michael Young 'never wanted to leave'

Updated: September 19, 2011, 8:40 PM ET
Associated Press

ARLINGTON, Texas -- Michael Young insists he never really wanted to leave Texas, even after requesting a trade last winter.

So when the Rangers' longest-tenured player stayed in Texas, he stayed Young and is having one of the best seasons in his career.

"It's one of the best trades that never happened," teammate David Murphy said.

The 34-year-old Young has remained a steady presence for the Rangers as they close in on another AL West title. He already has more than 100 ...

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