Originally Posted by Wildbob
That's why you see the double switch in the NL. Substitute a pitcher and a fielder at the same time when the pitcher's spot in the batting order is due up the next at bat and switch the fielder into the pitcher's spot in the order and the pitcher into the fielder's spot. That way they get a couple of innings out of the pitcher before they pinch hit for him. You won't see that strategy in the AL.
AL baseball strategy...boring.
NL baseball strategy, 25 guys are available today...