outhit

verb out·hit \ ˌau̇t-ˈhit \
|Updated on: 22 Jul 2018

Definition of outhit

outhit; outhitting; outhits
baseball
: to outdo in hitting : to get more hits than (another player or team)
  • "We got outhit, outpitched, outplayed—pretty simple," Spartans coach J Howell said.
  • —Rich Greene

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1926

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