solo home run

noun

baseball
: a home run that scores one run

Examples of solo home run in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Sophomore Megan Grant produced UCLA’s only run with a solo home run to lead off the third inning. Thuc Nhi Nguyen, Los Angeles Times, 3 June 2024 Bryce Boettcher, Oregon’s No. 9 hitter, dashed those hopes with a solo home run off Calvin Schapira in the 11th inning that made the difference in the Ducks’ 5-4 victory over USD in the regional opener at Caesar Uyesaka Stadium. Kirk Kenney, San Diego Union-Tribune, 31 May 2024 Boswell led off the sixth with a solo home run to right. Charles Baggarly, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, 25 May 2024 Will Smith made it 5-3 on a solo home run in the fifth, going the other way for his sixth round-tripper of the season. Jack Harris, Los Angeles Times, 25 May 2024 Kansas’ Jake English had the winning run, a solo home run in the bottom of the eighth to break a 10-10 tie. Shreyas Laddha, Kansas City Star, 24 May 2024 But the Reds chipped away against James Paxton to tie the score in the sixth inning on Tyler Stephenson’s solo home run. Bill Plunkett, Orange County Register, 17 May 2024 Gunnar Henderson put Baltimore ahead with a solo home run of his own in the sixth. Matt Weyrich, Baltimore Sun, 9 May 2024 In the fifth inning, Adell hit a solo home run off Royals starter Alec Marsh. Jaylon Thompson, Kansas City Star, 11 May 2024

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“Solo home run.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/solo%20home%20run. Accessed 22 Jun. 2024.

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