Quote Originally Posted by GeorgeWendtCFI View Post
What "principle"?
Disdain for the DH. Appreciating the NL style of manufacturing runs, stealing bases, hit and runs, etc. AL teams tend to just get two guys on base per a double or two, and then jack a 3 run homer. They can b/c they have a DH. Also, it's silly that AL pitchers don't have to hit.

That's just my opinion though...