Dontrelle Willis placed on DL

June 18, 2009 10:46:26 PM PDT
Dontrelle Willis was destined for stardom going from Encinal High in Alameda to the ace of the Florida Marlins staff a few years ago, but his future is very much in doubt now.

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Willis has been placed on the disabled list with an anxiety disorder.

Willis is in the Detroit Tigers organization. They signed him to a huge contract, but he struggled last year and was sent to the minors.

Last year, it was determined he was suffering from anxiety problems.

He made it back to the majors, but is just 1-and-4 with an ERA over 7. The tigers placed him on the 15-day disabled list.

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