Time to scrap interleague play
For several reasons, it's time for Major League Baseball to scrap interleague play.
This year's interleague schedule began this week. But why eliminate a system that's been in place since 1997? I can think of several reasons.
For one, National League managers are forced to keep a DH-type player on their rosters for these interleague games. This eliminates a roster spot for a younger, more deserving player.
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