home stand

noun

Definition of home stand

: a series of baseball games played at a team's home field

Examples of home stand in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The Beavers then head to Arizona for a three-game series this weekend, followed by the final home stand against UCLA. oregonlive, 9 May 2022 People planning to attend this weekend’s huge San Diego Pride parade, the Padres home stand at Petco Park, and the Over the Line tournament on Fiesta Island in Mission Bay can expect warmer than normal temperatures. Gary Robbins, San Diego Union-Tribune, 14 July 2022 After drawing the Washington Spirit 1-1 in a physical affair, the Portland Thorns wrap up their four-game home stand with a matinee match against the Houston Dash on Saturday. oregonlive, 21 May 2022 Portland comes off an 11-game home stand that saved their season. Dylan Bumbarger, oregonlive, 17 Dec. 2021 The series continues through Sunday and the ‘Birds (8-3) will be back in Aberdeen Tuesday to begin a two-week home stand. Randy Mcroberts, Baltimore Sun, 21 Apr. 2022 This is the fourth outing in an eight-game home stand for the Beavers, who are 10-5 this season at Goss Stadium. ... oregonlive, 18 Apr. 2022 Austin will have a front-row seat this week as Miguel Cabrera looks to get the 3,000th hit of his career during the up-coming home stand against the New York Yankees and Colorado Rockies. Tony Garcia, Detroit Free Press, 18 Apr. 2022 Bosquez is hopeful to return this weekend for the home stand beginning on Thursday at 5 p.m. against USC. Jenna Ortiz, The Arizona Republic, 24 Feb. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of home stand

1965, in the meaning defined above

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Last Updated

3 Aug 2022

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“Home stand.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/home%20stand. Accessed 13 Aug. 2022.

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