pinch hitter definition

  • noun:
    • A substitute batter; one that pinch-hits.
    • An aggressive batsman triggered to rating runs rapidly, also within danger of dropping their wicket.
    • An individual who substitutes for another to perform one or more tasks.
    • (baseball) a substitute when it comes to regular batter

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    • A substitute batter; one that pinch-hits.
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    • Brian: Hey, Bill.. Pass the pinch…
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