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Poll results: What to do with the DH?

David Ortiz #34 of the Boston Red Sox

David Ortiz #34 of the Boston Red Sox looks on before the game against the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium. (July 29, 2012) (Credit: Jim McIsaac)

Far from scientific, here are the results from our most recent reader poll about baseball, based on 905 votes:

What should be the future of the designated hitter position?


50% -- Abolish the DH from the American League

33% -- Give the National League the DH

17% -- Keep it the way it is


The next reader poll can be found on the right.

Tags: DH , poll results

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