Two eight game + winners match up on the mound tonight. Can they keep the loud bats on each team quiet after an 18 run game last night. Will Air Yordan make another MLB pitcher look stupid tonight? Let’s talk.
With a crowded and productive Houston Astros outfield, Yordan Alvarez made his major league debut as the designated hitter. Spending a rookie season at DH is uncommon, but not without precedent. We examine the concept and history of major league rookie seasons at designated hitter.