10 Players Primed For Turnarounds   -  April 27, 2017:     Hanley Ramirez, Red Sox  -     Apr 22, 2017; Baltimore, MD, USA; Boston Red Sox designated hitter Hanley Ramirez (13) bats against the Baltimore Orioles in the first inning during a game at Oriole Park at Camden Yards. Mandatory Credit: Patrick McDermott-USA TODAY Sports

10 Players Primed For Turnarounds - April 27, 2017: Hanley Ramirez, Red Sox - Apr 22, 2017; Baltimore, MD, USA; Boston Red Sox designated hitter Hanley Ramirez (13) bats against the Baltimore Orioles in the first inning during a game at Oriole Park at Camden Yards. Mandatory Credit: Patrick McDermott-USA TODAY Sports

Designated Hitter Rule

Designated Hitter Rule

MLB: Kansas City Royals at Boston Red Sox August 24, 2012; Boston, MA, USA; Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz (34) with son D

MLB: Kansas City Royals at Boston Red Sox August 24, 2012; Boston, MA, USA; Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz (34) with son D

There are universal truths that many of accept as rules to live by. One, that is spoken often is—there’s no crying in baseball. It is as accepted as the designated hitter in the AL, tie goes …

There are universal truths that many of accept as rules to live by. One, that is spoken often is—there’s no crying in baseball. It is as accepted as the designated hitter in the AL, tie goes …

Cleveland Indians designated hitter Carlos Santana celebrates with teammates after his solo home run during the ninth  against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Saturday, May 6, 2017. The Indians defeated the Royals 3-1. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

Cleveland Indians designated hitter Carlos Santana celebrates with teammates after his solo home run during the ninth against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Saturday, May 6, 2017. The Indians defeated the Royals 3-1. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

Big man, little man: Six-year-old Maverick Schutte of Cheyenne, Wyo., who has undergone more than 30 surgical procedures because of a congenital heart defect, celebrates with Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz after throwing out the ceremonial first pitch prior to a baseball game against the Oakland Athletics at Fenway Park in Boston, May 11. Ortiz fulfilled a promise to hit a home run just for Schutte in a recent game against the New York Yankees.

Big man, little man: Six-year-old Maverick Schutte of Cheyenne, Wyo., who has undergone more than 30 surgical procedures because of a congenital heart defect, celebrates with Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz after throwing out the ceremonial first pitch prior to a baseball game against the Oakland Athletics at Fenway Park in Boston, May 11. Ortiz fulfilled a promise to hit a home run just for Schutte in a recent game against the New York Yankees.

Is MLB ready for not only more designated hitter, but designated fielders as well?

Does MLB need more designated hitters and fielders? Hey, Hoynsie!

Is MLB ready for not only more designated hitter, but designated fielders as well?

New York Yankees designated hitter Matt Holliday greets leftfielder Brett Gardner after his two-run home run against the Toronto Blue Jays during the second inning in an MLB baseball game at Yankee Stadium on Tuesday, May 2, 2017.

New York Yankees designated hitter Matt Holliday greets leftfielder Brett Gardner after his two-run home run against the Toronto Blue Jays during the second inning in an MLB baseball game at Yankee Stadium on Tuesday, May 2, 2017.

Cleveland Indians designated hitter Carlos Santana kisses a medallion while rounding the bases after his solo home run off Kansas City Royals relief pitcher Kelvin Herrera during the ninth  at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Saturday, May 6, 2017. The Indians defeated the Royals 3-1. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

Cleveland Indians designated hitter Carlos Santana kisses a medallion while rounding the bases after his solo home run off Kansas City Royals relief pitcher Kelvin Herrera during the ninth at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Saturday, May 6, 2017. The Indians defeated the Royals 3-1. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

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