bullpen

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n bullpen a large cell where prisoners (people awaiting trial or sentence or refugees or illegal immigrants) are confined together temporarily
    • n bullpen a place on a baseball field where relief pitchers can warm up during a game
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Usage

In literature:

When in the "bullpen" Schrank's fellow prisoners shrank away from him.
"The Attempted Assassination of ex-President Theodore Roosevelt" by Oliver Remey
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In news:

INDIAN WELLS, Calif — Gary Tuck will return as bullpen coach of the Boston Red Sox next season under new manager John Farrell.
The state of the Nationals' bullpen entering the offseason.
General Manager Mike Rizzo said he likes where the Nationals' bullpen stands heading into the winter, but he wants to upgrade the left-handed portion of his relief corps.
Tuck, 58, will return for his seventh season as Sox bullpen coach and is the only remaining staff member from 2012.
INDIAN WELLS, Calif (AP) — Gary Tuck will return as bullpen coach of the Boston Red Sox next season under new manager John Farrell.
INDIAN WELLS, Calif – Gary Tuck will return as bullpen coach of the Boston Red Sox next season under new manager John Farrell.
INDIAN WELLS, Calif.—Gary Tuck will return as bullpen coach of the Boston Red Sox next season under new manager John Farrell.
Astros complete staff with additions of bench coach Perez and bullpen coach Martinez.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Dodgers are bringing Brandon League back to their bullpen , signing the free agent right-hander to a $22.5-million, three-year deal on Tuesday.
The Dodgers are bringing Brandon League back to their bullpen , signing the free agent right-hander to a $22.5-million, three-year deal on Tuesday.
Tim Lincecum electric out of bullpen once again.
Manager Bruce Bochy said Tim Lincecum will pitch out of the bullpen .
View full size Jeff Roberson, Associated Press Largely ineffective in the latter part of the season, former Cy Young winner Tim Lincecum will be working out of the bullpen for the Giants in the World Series.
Nationals positional review, Part 5: Bullpen .
In Part 5 of 5 today, we'll look at the bullpen .
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