Best Answer

The designated hitter rule was put in effect in 1973.

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2008-02-21 10:57:10
This answer is:
User Avatar

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: What year was the designated hitter rule put into effect?
Write your answer...
Related questions

What year was the Designated Hitter in baseball?


What are the rules of baseball in 1971- 1990?

The basic rules were the same then as they are now. There is typically a rule or two changed each year...sometimes more, sometimes less. I'm thinking the Designated Hitter was added to the AL rules during this time period, which was a significant new rule, but most new rules or rule changes are minor.

Which year was designated as the Information Technology year?


What is the year that the Tasmanian Devil was designated as endangered?

The Tasmanian devil was designated as Endangered in 2008.

How long will SeaWorld's new rule - 'No trainers can swim with Orcas' - stay in effect?

i say 6 months to a year

In what year did the first form of the Infield Fly rules appear in the official rules of baseball?

The infield fly rule came into existence in 1895. However, the rule stated that it was only in effect when there was one out. This was changed in 1901 to include being in effect when there were no outs as well as when there was one out.

What year did they introduce the no pass-back rule in association football?

The pass-back rule came into effect in the early 90's in order to eliminate time-wasting by defenders and goal keepers.

What is year back rule in btech uktu?

definitely,one year ago,there was a year back rule. 5 back or more in a year meant year back. but now it is said that this rule is no more applicable(may be a rumour)

What year was the International Prime Meridian officially designated?


What is the last year in the AD calendar?

There is no designated last year for the AD calendar. AD takes it year by year and keeps going that way. It is not like the Mayan Calendar. So there is no designated last year in the AD calendar. Nobody knows. It could be this year. AD will just keep on going until the end.

February is designated as what month?

earlier it was the last month of the year but after some years it was the 2nd month of the year

A No year appropriation is designated by what after the agency two digit prefix?


What is a no-year appropriation designated by after the Agency two digit prefix?


What year was Christmas discovered?

Christmas was designated in the 4th Century A.D.

What is the place designated where each calendar begins called?

New Year?

Was 1024 a leap year?

Yes. In 1024, the old Julian calendar was in use, which designated every fourth year as a leap year.

What year was ja rule born in?

Ja Rule was born in 1976.

Can a 19 year old be in a bar if they are a designated driver?

Being the designated driver will not affect the situation. If they can legally be in the bar, yes, otherwise they will have to wait somewhere else.

What year did the rule for a sixteen year minimum for women's gymnastics come into affect?

The International Federation of Gymnastics passed that rule in 1992.

What is President Mubarak's 30 year rule?

He has been in power for 30 years, thus he has had a 30 year rule over Egypt.

What year was Henry the v11?

What year Henry the 7th rule

What is the rule of utu year back papper of b-tech?

you can read the complete year back rule of UTU - Uttarakhand Technical University

What is the exception to the leap year rule?

If the century year is divisible by four it is not a leap year

New rules of year back in UPTU?

no rule of year back in first year

When can you withdraw your superannuation?

When you retire at the designated retirement age, currently at 65 year old.

Study guides

Create a Study Guide