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pinch runner

noun, Baseball.
1.
a player sent into a game to replace a base runner.
Origin
1960-1965
1960-65
Related forms
pinch running, noun
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Examples for pinch runner
  • Coaches may put a pinch runner in the game for the catcher.

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