The Kickoff

March 14, 2007

On the Orioles deciding not to play Jay Gibbons at first base

Javy [Lopez] found a way to get hurt as a full-time DH last year. Can Gibbons find a way to do the same?

In theory, DH-ing should reduce wear and tear, which should decrease his injury odds.

The problem with Gibbons is that he was given a big contract ... considering the fact that he is a DH who should only hit against [right-handed pitching].

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