Ben and Sam answer listener emails about umpires, catchers, and home field advantage, a wall in front of home plate, game length, and the anti-DH movement.
Ben and Sam answer listener emails about the future of the DH role, whether teams rest starters in games they expect to lose, whether it makes sense to bat Giancarlo Stanton leadoff, and more.
And you thought the DH debate was divisive.
Russell proposes a simple solution that might resolve the DH debate to everyone’s satisfaction.
Ben and Sam discuss the trade value of two of the players whose names were most often bandied about in rumors on the first day of the Winter Meetings.
Pitchers continue to get injured while batting, so should baseball continue to require NL pitchers to hit?