Definition of bat inbaseball
- He batted in 70 runs last year.
: a stout solid stick : club
: a sharp blow : stroke
: a usually wooden implement used for hitting the ball in various games
: to strike or hit with or as if with a bat
: to advance (a base runner) by batting
: to have a batting average of
: any of a widely distributed order (Chiroptera) of nocturnal usually frugivorous or insectivorous flying mammals that have wings formed from four elongated digits of the forelimb covered by a cutaneous membrane and that have adequate visual capabilities but often rely on echolocation
: to wink especially in surprise or emotion
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