By Joe McDonald at 29 May, 2013, 1:01 am
COMMENTARY | In politics, there are certain hot-button issues every candidate is fearful of addressing. The same too can be said for the world of baseball, where just uttering the words steroids, Pete Rose or Instant Replay can get a fan showered with $5 stadium nachos, and more than a few $7 beers. But of all the back-and-forth debates surrounding America's favorite pastime, the validity of the DH Rule may be the most highly contested. The 2013 Atlanta Braves could finally have the definitive argument for why the National League needs to adopt the designated hitter.