bottom of the inning


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Noun1.bottom of the inning - the second half of an inning; while the home team is at bat
inning, frame - (baseball) one of nine divisions of play during which each team has a turn at bat
bout, round, turn - (sports) a division during which one team is on the offensive
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Hillsboro trailed 5-1 in the fifth inning before scoring four runs in the bottom of the inning to tie it at 5.
That final run proved decisive, as the Silver Knights (5-7) touched up Charlie Butler for two runs in the bottom of the inning on a Matt Sanchez homer.
The Reds finally scored in the ninth, knocking three consecutive hits off Brewers closer John Axford and taking a 2-0 lead into the bottom of the inning.
Bakersfield scored twice in the top of the fourth, but the JetHawks scored two runs in the bottom of the inning on singles by Navarro and Nava.
Kwon hit a two-run double in the first inning that scored Rafael Narea and Aremis Ademan to give the Ems a 2-0 lead, but the Volcanoes teed off on Ems starter Enrique De Los Rios in the bottom of the inning, getting an RBI single from Juan Rodriguez and a two-run double by Ryan Kirby to key a five-run first.
Shepherd Hill sent just three batters to the plate during its winning at-bat in the bottom of the inning.
Visalia scored twice in the fourth to tie the score 4-4, but the JetHawks scored twice in the bottom of the inning to take the lead for good, as Anderson singled in a run and Josh Reddick singled in another.
Oregon tied the score with five runs in the bottom of the inning when Susnara doubled in Bennett and Packard, who both walked.
Boston went ahead again in the bottom of the inning when Will Middlebrooks scored on a Jonny Gomes single.
But the advantage did not last long as the Oaks got to JetHawks starter Adam Mills -- who retired the first seven batters he faced -- in the bottom of the inning.
Vancouver tied the score in the bottom of the inning after Ryan Metzler reached on an error by shortstop Adonis Paula and stole second before scoring on a double by Rolando Segovia.
In the bottom of the inning, Leominster American again loaded the bases, but scored just one run on an error.