If you love to watch MLB pitchers bat, take it in while you can, because 2016 may be the final season it happens.Boooooooooooooooooooooooooo.
At an MLB owners' meeting on Thursday in Coral Gables, Fla., Commissioner Rob Manfred said the idea of the designated hitter coming to the National League is "gaining momentum." What's more: Deciding whether to implement a unified DH rule could happen this year and then get rolled out for the 2017 season.
MLB is set to work on a new collective bargaining agreement with the players' union this year. The current CBA expires on Dec. 31, 2016 and it sounds as if the DH could be a big part of the new agreement.
January 23, 2016
There's Talk Of National League Using DH As Soon As 2017
Mike Oz, Big League Stew:
by allan at 3:07 PM