box score


Definition of box score

: a printed score of a game (such as baseball) giving the names and positions of the players and a record of the play arranged in tabular form broadly : total count : summary

Examples of box score in a Sentence

reading the box scores in the newspaper

First Known Use of box score

1899, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for box score

from its arrangement in a newspaper box

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The first known use of box score was in 1899

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English Language Learners Definition of box score

US : a small chart that shows the players, score, and other details of a baseball game

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