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What year was the designated hitter rule put into effect?

The designated hitter rule was put in effect in 1973.


What position is DH in baseball?

Designated Hitter.


What does DH stand for in baseball?

Designated Hitter


What does dh mean in baseball stats?

I think a dh stands for the designated hitter. This is an individual that is not a regular part of the 9 person baseball team, but is actually the 10th person and is used only to substitue as a designated hitter.Designated Hitter


Could Jackie Robinson the first black to pplay in major league baseball have watched a game having a designated hitter?

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In baseball can designated hitter automatically switch position with any other player?

Yes, but if that occurs the team loses the designated hitter and the pitcher replaces the DH in the lineup.


What is a DH on a baseball roster?

DH stands for Designated Hitter. The Designated hitter does not play on the field defensively and is usually the strongest hitter on the team - such as David Ortiz and Frank Thomas. The national league teams do not have a DH


What is a designated hitter in Major League Baseball?

a player who hits but does not play the field.


Have there been any changes in baseball?

I think the Designated Hitter rule was an amendment.


What is the dh rule?

The Rule fo the DH - or the Designated Hitter - is basiccally the fac tthat hte Designated Hitter shall bat in place of the pitcher int eh American League of Professional Baseball Franchises. For more information on the Designated Hitter, please see http://abolishthedh.stonegauge.com


What does dh mean in baseball?

I think a dh stands for the designated hitter. This is an individual that is not a regular part of the 9 person Baseball team, but is actually the 10th person and is used only to substitue as a designated hitter.Designated Hitter


Which position in the united states game of baseball is not played in the national league?

Designated hitter.


When did the designated hitter in Major League Baseball start?

On April 6, 1973, Ron Blomberg of the Yankees became the first designated hitter in Major League Baseball history, against Red Sox right-hander Luis Tiant. He walked.


What movie and television projects has Brad Fullmer been in?

Brad Fullmer has: Played Himself - Toronto Blue Jays Designated Hitter in "Sunday Night Baseball" in 1990. Played Himself - Anaheim Angels First Baseman in "Sunday Night Baseball" in 1990. Played Himself - Anaheim Angels Designated Hitter in "Sunday Night Baseball" in 1990. Played Himself - Texas Rangers Designated Hitter in "Sunday Night Baseball" in 1990. Played Himself - Anaheim Angels in "2002 World Series" in 2002. Played Himself - Anaheim Angels Designated Hitter in "2002 American League Championship Series" in 2002.


What movie and television projects has Travis Hafner been in?

Travis Hafner has: Played Himself - Cleveland Indians Designated Hitter in "Sunday Night Baseball" in 1990. Played Himself - Cleveland Indians Pinch Hitter in "Sunday Night Baseball" in 1990. Played Himself - New York Yankees Designated Hitter in "Sunday Night Baseball" in 1990. Played himself in "Rome Is Burning" in 2003. Played Himself - Cleveland Indians Designated Hitter in "2007 American League Championship Series" in 2007.


What is The tenth player in a baseball lineup who is the designated hitter?

The designated hitter is the tenth player in a baseball lineup. Designated hitters are players that do nothing but bat. They bat in the place of one of the team's player who is out in the field. For teams with designated hitters its always the pitcher that the DH bats in place of as so the pitcher can completely focus on pitching, but technically it could be any player.


What does DH mean?

It means designated hitter in baseball, the DH hits for the pitcher in the American league


What are changes in baseball?

The designated hitter. Used to replace pitchers in the batting order in modern baseball(only American League Teams).


What position does Jorge Posada play in baseball?

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When was Josรฉ Morales - designated hitter - born?

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When was Randy Johnson - designated hitter - born?

Randy Johnson - designated hitter - was born on 1958-08-15.


Is the designated hitter important?

no


If the designated hitter enters the game as a position player what happens to his spot in the batting order?

If the designated hitter takes over a position player's spot, that player is no longer in the game, and the Designated Hitter spot is opened up.


DH mean in baseball?

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What is a player who is designated to bat in place of the pitcher called?

Designated Hitter.