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Synonyms for bat


Synonyms for bat

to open and close the eyes rapidly

Synonyms for bat

nocturnal mouselike mammal with forelimbs modified to form membranous wings and anatomical adaptations for echolocation by which they navigate

(baseball) a turn trying to get a hit

a small racket with a long handle used for playing squash

the club used in playing cricket

a club used for hitting a ball in various games

strike with, or as if with a baseball bat

wink briefly

have a turn at bat

use a bat

beat thoroughly and conclusively in a competition or fight

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Brown, who'll be the starting second baseman, batted .
His story: Originally signed by the Chicago White Sox as a 17-year-old free agent in 1999, Santana signed with the Diamondbacks last season and batted .
Beltre has batted everywhere but first, fourth and ninth.
He spent most of last season at Single-A Wilmington in the Carolina League, where he batted .
His story: The national junior college Division III Player of the Year in 1998, Abate batted .
265 with nine home runs, 41 runs batted in and 14 stolen bases in 67 games for the Cobras, who are midway through their season and resume play Friday.