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Synonyms for protect
to keep safe from danger, attack, or harm
Words related to protect
shield from danger, injury, destruction, or damage
use tariffs to favor domestic industry
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With two strikes, the hitter must protect the plate
- and I mean protect it.
The splitter is used almost exclusively to induce a swinging third strike when the pitcher is ahead in the count and the batter has to protect the plate
I think sometimes he'll just try to overanalyse situations and try to make the perfect pitch and then it's 2-0, 3-1, and a hitter doesn't have to protect the plate
I wanted to just try and protect the plate
and make contact,'' Fernandez said.
The building was constructed in 1930 to protect the plates
from damage by fire, with a unique metal shelving and support system that stores the plates on three (rather crowded) floors: it is nearly divorced from the brick and mortar of the building, connected only beneath the basement floor.