key out

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Verb1.key out - identify as in botany or biology, for example
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Hideki Okajima was inserted into a bases-loaded situation and got a key out, Papelbon was in flame-throwing October mode, and manager Terry Francona shuffled his relievers in and out of the game just like it was the postseason.
What Matt has been able to do is show that mentality and get key outs even though he creates some of his own problems," Horton said.
And remember, someone could emerge from nowhere -- Brandon Finnegan was in college at this time last year, and wound up getting key outs in the World Series.
Joba Chamberlain got two key outs and Girardi went to a well-rested Rivera in the eighth.
Weaver tends to show emotion, often pumping his right fist into his glove after key outs.
Faced with a one-out, bases-loaded situation in the seventh inning, reliever Dan Naulty recorded the game's key outs.
Despite the opportunity to thrive in Don Pellum's defense, Heard can't help but wonder if he could get some key outs for George Horton against Oregon State this weekend.
262 with two homers and seven RBIs in 11 postseason games, and made a couple of key outs in Detroit's six-game loss to Boston in the AL championship series.
I was able to get some key outs, and for the most part I gave the team a chance to win.
Martinez, a sophomore, walked nine, but recorded key outs when necessary, as San Pedro (30-2) stranded 11 runners, seven in scoring position.