“Maybe I have once or twice, but not in a big league game,” Vizquel said of the unusual move. “I think it’s a presentation at-bat, so the fans know I made the trip and am still on the team.”
But Ozzie is serious:
But Guillen also said he wouldn’t be averse to using Vizquel or left fielder Juan Pierre as DH during the season, even though the spot historically has been saved for home run hitters.
“I might do that,” he said. “We might do a lot of things, especially with a lefty pitching. But I don’t mind putting those guys in the DH spot.”