suicide squeeze

noun

Definition of suicide squeeze

: a squeeze play in which the runner runs all out at the pitch without knowing whether the batter will contact the ball

Examples of suicide squeeze in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web How about considering the double steal, hit-and-run, sacrifice bunt, bunt-and-run, suicide squeeze or safety squeeze? Los Angeles Times, 18 June 2022 Altamirano bunted both runners over, then Orbeta executed the Jaguars’ patented double suicide squeeze. Creg Stephenson | Cstephenson@al.com, al, 8 Apr. 2022 Then, Jake Marti's suicide squeeze bunt scored Burton. Kirkland Crawford, Detroit Free Press, 30 May 2022 In the bottom of the inning, Alfonse Dello Russo laid down a suicide squeeze tacking on another run for Glenelg. Jacob Steinberg, Baltimore Sun, 14 May 2022 Senior Mike Logiudice, a late scratch from the starting lineup, came in as a pinch hitter and laid down a perfect suicide squeeze bunt that became an RBI single. Brendan Kurie, BostonGlobe.com, 6 May 2022 After a sacrifice bunt moved Marusak to third, DeBarge tried to end it with a suicide squeeze. Creg Stephenson | Cstephenson@al.com, al, 25 Mar. 2022 El Camino Real coach Josh Lienhard guessed the Cavaliers would try a suicide squeeze to win. Eric Sondheimer Columnist, Los Angeles Times, 16 June 2021 Louisville tried to re-take the lead in the bottom of the ninth with a suicide squeeze, but Levi Usher couldn’t get the bunt down and Cooper Bowman was tagged out on his way home. Hayes Gardner, The Courier-Journal, 28 May 2021 See More

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First Known Use of suicide squeeze

1937, in the meaning defined above

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6 Jul 2022

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“Suicide squeeze.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/suicide%20squeeze. Accessed 7 Aug. 2022.

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