Examples of backswing in a Sentence
a golfer with a short backswing
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Golf fans have one job: Don’t scream like a moron during a player’s backswing.
President Trump, who angered millions last week with his profane reference to Africa and Haiti, might do better to save his salty expressions for his backswing.
Experts have faulted him for his backswing and the angle of his shoulder and elbow, but say that’s all corrected by the time the clubface hits the ball.
That seems to be something that's grown the last couple years, getting hit by backswings.
What about getting hit by the bat in a backswing or follow-through?
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.
But on Donaldson's backswing, the bat slipped out of his hands, and the flying wood conked plate umpire Chris Segal in the head.
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