batting order


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n batting order (baseball) a list of batters in the order in which they will bat "the managers presented their cards to the umpire at home plate"
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In literature:

I also ordered bats and gloves, and with the things our club already had, we were very well equipped.
"Spalding's Official Baseball Guide - 1913"
The Mammalian order of the Bats.
"The Ancient Life History of the Earth" by Henry Alleyne Nicholson
Again the formidable head of Place's batting order was up.
"The Young Pitcher" by Zane Grey
This bat is found all over India; it is frugivorous exclusively, though some of this sub-order are insectivorous.
"Natural History of the Mammalia of India and Ceylon" by Robert A. Sterndale
Thus, each in order secured his turn "at bat," the coveted position.
"Base-Ball" by John M. Ward
Through this advantage he "batted out" a famous victory and the Turks surrendered in short order.
"A Fantasy of Mediterranean Travel" by S. G. Bayne
And then, as the time for calling the game approached, Mr. Watson handed his batting order to the umpire.
"Baseball Joe in the Big League" by Lester Chadwick
I was therefore obliged to order the removal of the entrees of iguana and bats before we could proceed with the repast.
"Adventures in the Philippine Islands" by Paul P. de La Gironière
Order quick.= For =$1.25= we will send Our =Basic Ball Outfit=, consisting of 9 Caps, 9 Belts, 1 Ball, 1 Bat.
"Harper's Round Table, June 11, 1895" by Various
A club of base runners will do more to help a pitcher win than a batting order of hard hitters, I believe.
"Pitching in a Pinch" by Christy Mathewson
Frazer had given him Bob Courtney's position in the batting order, the "clean-up" place.
"Lefty Locke Pitcher-Manager" by Burt L. Standish
Insectivorous bats are numerous, but the frugivorous division of this order is only represented by a single species in Japan.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 7" by Various
Divide the patrol into two equal groups and arrange them in batting order on opposite sides of the room.
"The Boy Scouts of Bob's Hill" by Charles Pierce Burton
There she was ordered to prepare a large pie, made of rats and bats, for the ogre's supper.
"The Old-Fashioned Fairy Book" by Constance Cary Harrison
Such a little thing as the arrangement of the batting order has won and lost innumerable games of baseball.
"Fast Nine" by Alan Douglas
You can change your batting order if you like.
"Baseball Joe on the School Nine" by Lester Chadwick
The members of this sub-order are mostly insectivorous though occasionally "frugivorous or sanguivorous" Bats.
"The Cambridge Natural History, Vol X., Mammalia" by Frank Evers Beddard
Dick and Gordon got their heads together over the batting order and rearranged it for the third time.
"The Lucky Seventh" by Ralph Henry Barbour
In order to fill the kiln economically a number of props and bats must be provided.
"The Potter's Craft" by Charles F. Binns

In news:

Is Markakis or McLouth the answer atop the Orioles batting order.
Even the greatest hitters come to bat only one time through the order.
Bats Global Markets, a Lenexa-based electronic stock exchange operator, on Monday released a series of risk management tools to member investors aimed at maintaining orderly trading.
Alex Rodriguez back in Yankees' lineup against Tigers, dropped to 6th in batting order.
NEW YORK – Alex Rodriguez returned to the Yankees' starting lineup for their AL championship series opener against Detroit on Saturday night, dropped to sixth in the batting order.
Slumping A-Rod dropped to 5th in Yanks' batting order, ailing Jeter shifted to DH.
US Army military police with their Afghan Uniformed Police partners conducting a "softknock" search in order to search businesses and to enroll citizens into the "BAT HIIDE" system.
With his demotion to eighth in the Yankees' lineup tonight for Game 2 against the Orioles, Curtis Granderson becomes the Yankee with the most home runs to hit that low in a postseason batting order, in recent memory anyway.
If Ned Yost gets whacked in the near future, it won't be because of his batting order, pitching changes, or guys he did or did not push to have on the roster.
Morrison, 24, was sent to the minors Aug 13, shortly after hitting third in the batting order in a game that night.
Ryan Flaherty and Manny Machado, the bottom two hitters in Baltimore's batting order, hit solo home runs off Hiroki Kuroda.
The Yankees hope left fielder Ichiro Suzuki, popping out Sept 23, can provide a spark atop the batting order.
It won't be Ichiro Suzuki at the top of the Mariners batting order to begin the 2012 season.
Chicago White Sox third baseman Brent Morel 's horrific opening day left him dropped from second to eighth in Robin Ventura's batting order in Game 2 of the series.
Tigers' batting order muddled in the middle.

In science:

Then we used batphasyserr in order to account for the BAT systematics as a function of energy.
Testing the gamma-ray burst variability/peak luminosity correlation on a Swift homogeneous sample
In order to keep track, the phases of the Type I outbursts were estimated using archival observations of RXTE/ASM and SWIFT/BAT.
Recent RXTE/ASM and ROTSEIIId Observations of EXO 2030+375
Source name as listed in BAT catalog (Tueller et al. 2010) where coordinates are also given, listed in order of R.A.
Infrared Classification and Luminosities For Dusty AGN and the Most Luminous Quasars