pinch runner

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pinch runner

n. Baseball
A substitute base runner.
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Everett tied the game in the eighth when pinch-runner Aaron Stroosma scored on three wild pitches by Aquino.
The Giants tied it when pinch-runner Matt Duffy dashed home from second base on a two-out wild pitch in the ninth.
In the bottom of the ninth, Orix center fielder Tomotaka Sakaguchi threw out pinch-runner Shota Ishimine at home plate for the second out.
It was only fitting that an inexcusable mistake ended the game when a Golden Valley pinch-runner was picked off third base for the final out.
Sandy) Piez was the first player to spend most of his major-league career as a pinch-runner.
Tied 4-4, Lance Carter (0-2) walked Fumitoshi Takano and pinch-runner Akihito Moritani stole second and reached third on a sacrifice bunt that was recorded as an error on the pitcher, putting runners at the corners with no outs before Takasu's clutch single at Kyocera Dome.
Langlois' double scored pinch-runner Riley Gregoire, who came on for Natalie Hampton after Hampton's leadoff single, from second base with the winning run.
Starting pitcher Hannah Burns poked a leadoff single and was replaced by pinch-runner Meaghan Spear.
In signing Washington, Finley decisively (and perhaps misguidedly) embraced the notion of the designated pinch-runner.
Toshiki Togari scored the tying run from third for last year's invitational tournament champion with one out in the eighth when Fukuchiyama Seibi catcher Takumi Fukumoto made an arrant throw in an attempt to catch pinch-runner Takuya Matsumoto stealing second base.
CSUN 2, UNLV 1: Drew Muren single home pinch-runner C.
LAS VEGAS - Geri Ann Glasco scored pinch-runner Sammie Puentes with a single to cap a three-run rally in the bottom of the seventh and give seventh-ranked Oregon a 6-5 victory over Florida Atlantic at the UNLV Classic softball tournament on Saturday.