Examples of designated hitter in a Sentence
you'll have to be my designated hitter in the office while I'm on business trips
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Pitcher Bryce Fehmel just wants the sophomore designated hitter to stick with whatever he's been eating lately.
His big body, like that of Pujols, is breaking down, but there will always be at-bats at designated hitter for each.
Angels designated hitter Shohei Ohtani had one hit, a single, in four at-bats.
Vogt was allowed to participate in catching drills without throwing, and even served as designated hitter in three games before finally receiving the green light to resume throwing Monday.
Plus, the Royals plan to rotate Jorge Soler, Cheslor Cuthbert and Mike Moustakas through the designated hitter's spot in the lineup this season.
But designated hitter Albert Pujols, 38, regressed markedly last season and still has four years left on his contract.
Chase Headley hit a run-scoring infield single — ending an 0-for-28 slide by New York designated hitters in the postseason.
Dodgers designated hitter Joc Pederson struck the big blow with a three-run homer later in the inning.
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DESIGNATED HITTER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of designated hitter for English Language Learners
baseball : a player who is chosen at the beginning of a game to bat in the place of the pitcher and who does not play a position in the field
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