What's the Call? Designated Hitter Replacement


What's the Call
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The bases are empty with no outs. The designated hitter hits a shot to left field. As he is running to first, the batter-runner pulls his hamstring and cannot advance any further. The manager is forced to pull the designated hitter in favor of a pitch runner.

Does this terminate the use of a DH for the remainder of the game? What's the Call?

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