run batted in


: a run that is scored as a result of a specific batter's hit, walk, etc.

Examples of run batted in in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web In the first inning, Seager, who went two for four with a run batted in, pulled a one-hop rocket down the first-base line that ate up Diaz, who after retrieving the ball made a poor throw to pitcher Tyler Glasnow and was charged with an error. Steve Henson, Los Angeles Times, 3 Oct. 2023 But Jesse Winker -- without a run batted in since May 15 and with only two in the month of May -- struck out and Tyrone Taylor grounded out to strand both baserunners. Todd Rosiak, Journal Sentinel, 27 May 2023 Second baseman and cleanup hitter Slade St. Clair, a junior, went 3-for-3 with a double and run batted in. Skip Vaughn, al, 10 May 2023 Turang's double got Milwaukee on the board, with the rookie collecting the first run batted in and extra-base hit of his career. Todd Rosiak, Journal Sentinel, 2 Apr. 2023 Marta Lavandier/Associated Press Arenado remained focused on the field, going 2 for 3 with a run batted in as the US rolled to a 14-2 victory. Peter Abraham,, 19 Mar. 2023

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“Run batted in.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 10 Dec. 2023.

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