This Week In Baseball: It's Time For The DH In Both LeaguesThe debate over whether the DH should be implemented in all of baseball has come around again, this writer thinks it's time for a change.
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?
Mauer Returns To Lineup For TwinsJoe Mauer has returned to the Minnesota Twins lineup after missing one game because of a stiff back. Mauer was scratched from Friday night's game against Boston after he woke up with back pain. Manager Ron Gardenhire says Mauer came to Target Field on Saturday feeling much better, and he was put back in the lineup as the designated hitter.
Twins To Place Morneau On DL With Sore Left WristThe Minnesota Twins will place designated hitter Justin Morneau on the 15-day disabled list because of a sore left wrist.
Twins Activate Jason Kubel; OF Likely Plays FridayThe Minnesota Twins are about to take another step toward full strength, with outfielder/designated hitter Jason Kubel finally on his way back seven weeks after spraining his left foot.