"It just fits better with Lew [Ford] here and Endy [Chavez] and Robert," Showalter said. "We are starting to get some of the people that allow us to move the pieces around. Chris can still play in the outfield and first base, but this is a little better fit right now. Don't really have somebody that is in need of [playing DH] right now. And this time of year, one day off or one day DH'ing it's not exactly going to recharge your battery."