Kyle Schwarber Expected To Be Cubs' Designated Hitter Often This SeasonAt Cubs camp, there is a lot of newness for Kyle Schwarber to get used to, which likely includes a lot of time at designated hitter with it being added to the National League this season.
Citak: It's Time For The National League To Adopt The D.H.For all of those old-school National League supporters, enjoy your Bartolo Colon at-bats while you still can. Hopefully it won't be long before the designated hitter rule is implemented throughout all of MLB.
Levine: DH Rule Inevitable For Cubs, National LeagueThe changing dynamics of the game make an MLB-wide DH rule the likely move in coming years.
Emma: A Designated Hitter Seems Inevitable In The National LeagueThe debate continues on as to whether the Senior Circuit should add a designated hitter.
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?
White Sox Slugger Dunn Gets 2nd Comeback AwardChicago White Sox designated hitter Adam Dunn has been named the Players Choice American League Comeback Player of the Year.
Dunn Says He'll 'Go Home' If He's Not Enjoying The Game AnymoreWhite Sox DH Adam Dunn would quite literally take his bat and go home if he no longer derived pleasure from the game, according to a published report.
Wisch: Stick A Fork In The DH – It's DunnOn Tuesday night, Adam Dunn went 0-for-4 (with two strikeouts). On Monday night, he went 0-for-4 (with three strikeouts). And on Sunday afternoon, he was 0-for-3 (with two more strikeouts).
Stone: History Says Dunn Will Break Through Adam Dunn was one of the biggest free agent signings of the offseason. But after spending his entire career in the National League, there was some concern over how the slugger would transition from playing the field to be a full-time designated hitter.
Big Hurt Says He Lost 20-Points Off His Career Batting AverageFormer Chicago White Sox legend Frank Thomas has a career .301 batting average, but if he hadn't spent so much time as a designated hitter, he thinks it could have been much higher.
Kotsay Says DH-By-Committee Didn’t Fail