called strike

called strike

(kôld)
n. Baseball
A pitch judged by the umpire to be a strike and not swung at by the batter.
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LAHORE/KARACHI -- Bar councils called strike on August 22 in Punjab, Sindh and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) against the arrest of leaders of lawyer associations.
5 percentage points less likely to call a strike if the previous pitch was a called strike.
The body of Shia organizations, Majlis Wahdat-e-Muslimeen, had also called strike in protest of Mastung killings.
A called strike also ends the turn, but not offering at a pitch outside the strike zone will get the hitter another pitch.
They have a group called Strike Back, and they commission their own studies, treating the cooked statistics as independent facts," says Schwab.