pinch runner

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pinch runner

n. Baseball
A substitute base runner.
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Earl Burl III hit his seventh double of the season to left field, scoring pinch-runner JC Cardenas from third.
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.
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.
Stanford trailed 5-4 when Jesse Kuet singled off Cleavinger to open the ninth and Jack Klein sacrificed pinch-runner Jonny Locher to second base.
After Wil Myers was given an intentional walk, pinch-runner Sean Rodriquez, who ran for Hanigan, scored on Joyce's hit to left.
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.
Mark Karaviotis followed with a double that scored pinch-runner J.
Starting pitcher Hannah Burns poked a leadoff single and was replaced by pinch-runner Meaghan Spear.
Moore followed through in the second inning with a blooper to center field that brought in Shipman after Shipman's hit to left field had scored pinch-runner Alyssa Garza.