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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Fitchburg added two runs in the bottom of the inning, as Rob Binnall and Cody Conrad contributed RBI singles that chased starter Marcello Peluffo.
Cabrera also singled in the fourth inning and scored on Adam Kennedy's two-out double that gave the Angels a 4-0 lead, but it all came apart for Colon in the bottom of the inning.
Boise answered with two runs in the bottom of the inning before Eugene added two runs in the third on a home run by Rice.
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.
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.
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.
Eugene reliever Tanner Griggs then recorded a pair of strikeouts in the bottom of the inning to seal the victory.
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.