THE DESIGNATED HITTER TURNS 48!

By |2021-09-02T12:15:05-04:00August 26th, 2021|Categories: Featured, Orlando Cepeda|Tags: |

When Orlando Cepeda agreed to a one-year contract with the Red Sox on January 18, 1973, he became the first major league player signed expressly to become a designated hitter under the new American League rule.