bat girl

noun

Definition of bat girl 

: a girl or woman employed to look after the equipment (such as bats) of a baseball team

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By the way, his wife, Annie, was a bat girl on that ’78 Coral Park team. Walter Villa, miamiherald, "The key players on Coral Park's 1978 championship team," 7 June 2018 So donning the pink and spending time with Mayra Lima, a breast cancer survivor and the Marlins’ honorary bat girl Sunday, was meaningful to the 26-year-old. Matthew Defranks, Sun-Sentinel.com, "Breast cancer awareness initiative meaningful to Marlins' Nick Wittgren," 13 May 2018

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First Known Use of bat girl

1937, in the meaning defined above

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