meh…

So I just saw that David “Big Papi” Ortiz is now #1 in lifetime hits by a DH.
UD SP Big Papi
I got no beef with Papi, in fact I like him a great deal. He is an upbeat larger than life personaility that is good for the game.

My beef is with career DHs and celebrating DH accomplishments.

Call me old school but I don’t like players designated DH. I like when they use it as a way to give position plays a half a day off, or rotate guys between outfield, first and DH. I just can’t get to excited about a ball player that just hits.

-K-

About these ads

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s