bat

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  • Info Bats are mammals of the order Chiroptera whose forelimbs form webbed wings, making them the only mammals naturally capable of true and sustained flight. more...
  • The bat is no more than in length, and no more than wide.
  • He also hit a double in his first at-bat of the game.
  • He walked twice and recorded a single in his first official at bat.
  • He held his bat straight and brought it straight through to the ball.
  • This put him out for the season after just one at-bat.
  • He often batted high in the order, sometimes as high as number three.
  • When baseball was in its beginning years, baseball players made their own bats.
  • And he did hit the ball out of the park after he pointed with his bat.
  • He had batted down the order in the one day matches of this series.
  • Generally bats in other parts of country are made from the local wood found in the areas.
  • Charles then bats out of turn and makes a safe hit, reaching first base.
  • The three home runs came in his first three at-bats.
  • By the end of his career, he had batted in every position from one to ten.
  • He is second on the all-time list for games played, and third for total at-bats.
  • He was expected to gain more at bats in future seasons as a result.
  • He lived life with a clear eye, a straight bat and a cover drive from heaven.
  • Therefore he took Bat's word and felt sure that the horse was wrong. Cited from Can You Forgive Her?, by Anthony Trollope
  • Then he hit his three home runs on the first pitch of his next three at bats.
  • He played in four games, and recorded one run batted in.
  • The most common rule is that the home team bats second.
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Meaning of bat

  • noun Nocturnal mouselike mammal with forelimbs modified to form membranous wings and anatomical adaptations for echolocation by which they navigate
  • noun (baseball) a turn trying to get a hit
    he was at bat when it happened, he got four hits in four at-bats
  • noun A club used for hitting a ball in various games
  • verb Strike with, or as if with a baseball bat
    bat the ball
  • verb Wink briefly
    bat one's eyelids
  • verb Have a turn at bat
    Jones bats first, followed by Martinez
  • verb Use a bat
    Who's batting?