Origin and Etymology of pinch-hit
First Known Use: 1911See Words from the same year
Definition of pinch hit
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Charlie Culberson bunted to sacrifice Puig to second and Dodgers manager Dave Roberts called on Kyle Farmer to pinch hit for reliever Kenley Jansen.
FIRSTS Chance Sisco, who made his debut Sept. 2, pinch hit for the Orioles in the seventh and doubled for his first big league hit.
The following inning, New York chased Bailey after the righthander hit Matt Reynolds with a pitch and walked pitcher Jacob deGrom, who was pinch hitting.
Tommy La Stella, pinch hitting for Kyle Hendricks, reached on catcher's interference to load the bases.
Moylan would replace Vargas and pitch until the Blue Jays pinch hit a lefty.
Trainer's Room Yankees: Greg Bird, after missing three games with back spasms, pinch hit in the seventh, flied out and then went to first.
The pinch hits that Suzuki has compiled this season are not his only statistical achievement.
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