batter's box

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an area on a baseball diamond (on either side of home plate) marked by lines within which the batter must stand when at bat

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As the hitter adjusts his knee brace and limps to the batters box, we hear the voice of legendary Dodgers announcer Vin Scully making his famous call of Gibson's home run.
In the bottom of the first inning, which he led off, he backed out of the batters box because they stood again and thanked him for his effort away from the playing field.
Consumers will have the choice of facing one of four pitchers, putting their big league talents in the batters box against hard-throwing veterans.