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The pitch on the double to centerfield was supposed to be a pitchout.
Rookie running back Curtis Samuel couldn't handle a long pitchout from quarterback Cam Newton.
Two plays later, from the 3, Wadley took a pitchout about 5 yards deep in the end zone and was hit and held up by defensive end Shareef Miller.
Henry's 3-yard touchdown reception four seconds into the fourth quarter actually was a pitchout from quarterback Marcus Mariota.
With the count 1-and-1, many base runners would be wary of a pitchout.
In 2014, then-Rockies right-hander Rob Scahill attempted a soft-toss pitchout to catcher Wilin Rosario in a game against the Nationals in Washington.
Zach Watson was caught stealing on a pitchout by Fehmel.
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Definition of pitchout for English Language Learners
baseball : a pitch that is deliberately thrown far from the batter so that the catcher can catch the ball and throw it quickly to a base to try to put out a runner
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