Examples of backswing in a Sentence
a golfer with a short backswing
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And if protesters make noise during players’ backswings?
His signature position comes at the top of the backswing.
The Rockies on Wednesday called up the 36-year-old catcher to replace 25-year-old Tony Wolters, who was placed in Major League Baseball’s concussion protocol after taking a backswing to the temple Tuesday night against the Padres.
While receiving his first pitch of the spring, he got clipped in the back of the helmet by Gorkys Hernandez’s backswing.
But on Donaldson's backswing, the bat slipped out of his hands, and the flying wood conked plate umpire Chris Segal in the head.
In the four-run fifth inning, the Cubs’ Javier Baez swung and missed for strike three, and also hit the side of catcher Matt Wieters’s mask with his backswing.
In March, an Ellicott City woman filed a suit in Baltimore Circuit Court against MLB and the Orioles after she was hit by a bat that flew out of Orioles first baseman Chris Davis’ hands in his backswing in a 2016 game.
What about getting hit by the bat in a backswing or follow-through?
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