twi-night

twi-night

(ˈtwaɪˌnaɪt)

adj.
of or denoting a baseball doubleheader begun late in the afternoon and continued into the evening.
[1945–50; twi (light) + night]
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Approaching Twi-Night is literary fiction at its best.
Approaching Twi-Night really touched home, brought back so many great memories of my own experience as an owner and manager in minor league baseball.
Between games of a twi-night doubleheader against the San Francisco Seals, he raced an Arabian horse--and won.
The twi-night double header of July 8, 1953 started at 7:00 P.
The Tornadoes come home today and open a four-game series against the Pittsfield Colonials with a twi-night doubleheader starting at 5:05 p.
There is something sweetly innocent in the notion of twi-night double-headers and salaries that seem, at first glance, to be misprints, a time when the very thought of a player earning $100,000 seemed prima facie absurd, if not dangerous.
Brown's biggest moment finally came in the second game of a twi-night doubleheader at St.
com)-- While promoting "Approaching Twi-Night," BookBuzz was able to sit down for an Author Q&A with M.
The first game of yesterday's twi-night doubleheader was rescheduled from July 23rd in Worcester, and commenced in the bottom of the second inning with the Tornadoes as the home team and holding a 2-0 lead after B.
On August 11, 1942, Al Milnar, Cleveland southpaw, pitched one of the best games of his career but had to be content with a scoreless fourteen-inning tie with Detroit in the first game of a twi-night double-header in Cleveland, before 13,116 fans.
Guerrero tossed a seven-hitter as the Tornadoes beat Brockton, 4-1, in the opener of a twi-night doubleheader at Campanelli Stadium.
The Worcester Tornadoes' game last night against the Rox in Brockton was postponed because of rain and will be made up as part of a twi-night doubleheader beginning at 6 tonight at Campanelli Stadium.