3-hitter


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Noun1.3-hitter - a game in which a pitcher allows the opposing team only 3 hits3-hitter - a game in which a pitcher allows the opposing team only 3 hits
baseball, baseball game - a ball game played with a bat and ball between two teams of nine players; teams take turns at bat trying to score runs; "he played baseball in high school"; "there was a baseball game on every empty lot"; "there was a desire for National League ball in the area"; "play ball!"
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The Dodgers' Sandy Koufax shuts out Minnesota on a 3-hitter in Game 7 of the 1965 World Series.
Shields struck out 12 of the 15 Burbank batters he faced last week in a mercy rule-shortened 3-hitter.
Baptist 3, Western Christian 1: Megan Petersen went the distance on a 3-hitter and her two-run triple ignited a three-run fifth as the Knights beat the defending Division VI champions at the Western Christian tournament.

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