Examples of pennant in a Sentence
pennants waving atop the tower
The Red Sox won the American League pennant in 2004.
Recent Examples of pennant from the Web
Founded in 1887 in Milwaukee by seven brothers making felt pennants, sacks, toy dolls and pillows, Eder began making flags during the 1930s.
McCain will receive the flag flown to commemorate the naming ceremony, along with the commissioning pennant that flew during McCain's visit in Vietnam last year.
Chatterbox Jazz Club Dusty decorations, checkered-flag pennants and colorful Christmas lights adorn this local jazz bar that oozes diveyness.
They were distinguished in September and October, with pennants on the line.
The beauty of playing in the Midwest League is that there are first-half champions and wild cards in each division and the same pennant race plays out in the second half.
Luhnow's made one of these pre-deadline deals before, acquiring Scott Kazmir on July 23, 2015 while the Astros were embroiled in a tight pennant race with the Rangers and had murky wild card odds.
Even after a 5-4 loss to the Washington Nationals at Yankee Stadium on Wednesday, the Yankees were still a couple percentage points ahead of the Boston Red Sox in what Steinbrenner called a heck of a pennant race.
Tigers fans of a certain age might remember 2006, when the team unexpectedly emerged from the doldrums to win the AL pennant.
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PENNANT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of pennant for English Language Learners
: a long, thin, pointed flag
baseball : the prize that is awarded to the champions of the American League and the National League each year
PENNANT Defined for Kids
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