chin music


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chin music

a high inside pitch in baseball intended to intimidate the batter

chin music

n. Slang
1. In baseball, a pitch thrown inside near the head of the batter.
2. A blow to the face.
3. Idle or impudent talk.

chin music

n
1. (Baseball) cricket baseball bowling or pitching aimed at the batsman or batter's head
2. (Cricket) cricket baseball bowling or pitching aimed at the batsman or batter's head
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.chin music - idle or foolish and irrelevant talkchin music - idle or foolish and irrelevant talk
chatter, yack, yak, yakety-yak, cackle - noisy talk
References in classic literature ?
"There's too much chin music an' too little fightin' in this war, anyhow," he said to them, turning his head for a final remark.
Or was it instead some high-stakes chin music served up by management of Churchill Downs Inc.
Today, with the World Cup in the bag and an Ashes series seemingly at his mercy, the only people worried about Jofra Archer's inclusion in the England line-up for Thursday's Third Test are Australian batsmen on the receiving end of his 95mph chin music.
Then Steve Harmison, "shaking like a leaf" by his own admission, summoned enough venom to tease Michael Kasprowicz's chops with some chin music - and he could only glove a catch down the leg side to Geraint Jones.
Rather than leaving Nottingham in the rearview mirror, Pakistan will be back at the venue with the prospect of more chin music.
The 16-time champion looked at the lights after being blasted with Sweet Chin Music, just 24 hours after becoming the first active wrestler to ever become inducted into the company's Hall of Fame.
Jargon such as googlies, jaffas, maidens and chin music make cricket notoriously inaccessible to newcomers, while the sport's support remains rooted in its traditional markets."Passion for cricket in the sub-continent drives 90 per cent of the fans," said Aarti Dabas, the ICC's head of media rights, broadcast and digital.
Austin might hit someone with a Stone Cold Stunner and Michaels could deliver Sweet Chin Music to a wrestler that's currently on the "Monday Night Raw" roster, but there's little chance that either WWE Hall of Famer will ever wrestle another match.
CHIN MUSIC: Australia have promised to continue their barrage of bouncers.
Banging it in was the way to go on a pitch of uneven bounce and Potts tried a bit of chin music at one stage but the effort the 18-year-old put into his 19-over day got its reward when he pitched it up and had Alex Hughes lbw.
Kohli does not understand the fuss about such wickets when India have faced chin music on tours away from the subcontinent, and nobody complained.
His father, "The Barber," might have ordered up a little chin music in a situation like this, just to speed thing along.