home stand


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 That capacity figure will hold for the home games throughout May 27, which includes a May 11-16 home stand against St. Louis and Atlanta as well as a four-game series against San Diego from May 24-27. Tom Haudricourt, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 22 Apr. 2021 The Pelicans' five-game home stand continues Monday against Kings. Christian Clark, NOLA.com, 30 Jan. 2021 The Blazers start a two-game home stand Tuesday night against Chicago (3-4) before hosting Minnesota (2-4) on Thursday. oregonlive, 3 Jan. 2021 After going 4-for-26 at the plate over the Reds recent seven-game home stand, Farmer analyzed each of his swings. Charlie Goldsmith, The Enquirer, 26 May 2021 The modern interior and rear exterior of the home stand in stark contrast to its historic façade. Nancy Keates, WSJ, 26 May 2021 Aberdeen’s first home stand is set for Tuesday through Sunday and fans will be allowed and encouraged to attend. Randy Mcroberts, baltimoresun.com, 14 May 2021 Friday night’s game began a pivotal five-game home stand for the Mavericks. Dallas News, 17 Apr. 2021 After a six-game road trip which produced a 2-4 record, the New York Yankees open a brief five game home stand against the Tampa Bay Rays and Atlanta Braves. Forbes, 16 Apr. 2021

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First Known Use of home stand

1965, in the meaning defined above

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16 Jun 2021

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“Home stand.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/home%20stand. Accessed 22 Jun. 2021.

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