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pitchout

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noun pitch·out \ˈpich-ˌau̇t\

Simple Definition of pitchout

  • baseball : a pitch that is deliberately thrown far from the batter so that the catcher can catch the ball and throw it quickly to a base to try to put out a runner

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of pitchout

  1. 1 :  a pitch in baseball deliberately out of reach of the batter to enable the catcher to put out a base runner especially with a throw

  2. 2 :  a lateral pass in football between two backs behind the line of scrimmage

pitch out

intransitive verb

1903

First Known Use of pitchout

1903


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