MODIFIED DH PROPOSAL

Proposal for Modified DH in the National League:

Once the Starting Pitcher is removed, so must be the DH from the Pitcher’s spot. This preserves late game strategy, but eliminates the charade of of intentionally walking the 8-hitter to get to the pitcher.  The bench gets used a la current NL.

RESTORING ORDER

or·der
noun
 1.  the arrangement or disposition of people or things in relation to each other
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The 1st inning is the only time of the game where a manager can control who bats 1st, 2nd, and 3rd.

The 7th place hitter is very rarely the *seventh* hitter in an inning.  His first at bat may find him batting “second” in the 2nd inning.  Or batting lead-off…in the 3rd inning. Continue reading RESTORING ORDER