Encouraging words

Though he went 0-for-4 with a walk in his first major-league game today, Baylor is magnanimous enough to let Bobby Hill play tomorrow. He told the AP’s Nancy Armour:

It’s not one of those trial things. He still probably has to learn how to handle things at this level. He’s really come a long ways in the last two to three weeks as far as his batting average.

Great. It’s not “one of those trial things.” I’m surprised, with that “proven veteran” Delino DeShields on the bench, after all.