Yoda wrote:I wouldn't mind seeing specialization. Put your best fielders on defense and your best hitters on offense. Pitchers only have to pitch the ball. I'll bet the game would be elevated to a higher level that way.
Imagine football players playing both sides of the ball. The quality and the level of play would suffer as most players are specialized in their position save a few really athletic players.
It wouldn't be baseball. A derivative of baseball, but not baseball.
Football is football. Basketball allows players to come in and out during the game; should we allow that too?