Sports Verdict: How Would You Change Baseball? Instant Replay Vs. Designated HitterWith several rule changes under consideration in MLB, two interesting prospects include expanding replay reviews in the game, and allowing the NL to exercise a DH option. If one were forced to choose either of these options, which would be best?
Yankees Finalize 1-Year Deal With Travis HafnerTravis Hafner and the Yankees have agreed to a one-year, $2 million contract that allows him to earn up to $4 million more in bonuses based on plate appearances.
By The Numbers: How The Game Of Baseball Has ChangedIf you are sixty years old (or older), you probably remember when the Major Leagues consisted of only sixteen teams.
Mets' Carlos Beltran: Trade To Phillies, Red Sox, Giants, 2 Others OK, But No DHOnce the dust settles on the July 31 trading deadline, Carlos Beltran could be playing for the Braves, Rangers, Giants, Red Sox or Phillies. All good options, according to the Mets' All-Star outfielder.
By The Numbers: The Impact Of Baseball's DHTo baseball purists, the designated hitter is an abomination of the game of baseball. For better or worse though, the DH has allowed sluggers (who may be aging or not-so-good at fielding) to play a pivotal part in the game since 1973.