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bean ball

noun, Baseball.
1.
a ball thrown by a pitcher purposely at or near the head of the batter.
Origin
1900-1905
1900-05
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  • As a result, industry self-regulation may provide the only meaningful deterrent to would-be cross checkers and bean ball artists.

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