unearned run

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a run that was scored as a result of an error by the other team

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Phil Hughes couldn't overcome some sloppy defense to allow two unearned runs in the third inning of the Minnesota Twins' 4-3 loss Thursday to the Boston Red Sox.
He was relieved by Jon Hollis, who pitched two innings and allowed just one unearned run, on Tomlinson's winning sac fly in the sixth.
The Blue Devils committed six errors in the first four innings, leading to five unearned runs and allowing the Highlanders to open up a 6-1 lead.
The two unearned runs gave the Angels 47 this season, already moving them past last season's total of 45.
The two unearned runs allowed gave the Angels 47 this season, already moving them past last season's entire total of 45.
Each fought through walks, hit batsmen and errors committed behind them that led to unearned runs.
Thompson was in major-league spring training with the Dodgers, making two appearances in which he allowed only an unearned run on three hits over a total of four innings before being optioned to minor-league camp March 14.
Jon Williams allowed one unearned run on two hits in three innings to earn his first victory of the season.
But on July 15, Washburn allowed Boston only unearned run in seven innings.
The Canadians had seven hits, just one more than Eugene, but got a three-run triple and five unearned runs courtesy of five errors by the Emeralds, who had three errors in the opener.
Fresno State 2, CSUN 1: The Bulldogs scored a pair of unearned runs in the top of the seventh to beat the Matadors (0-4-1) at the Kajikawa Classic.
Eugene scored two runs in the bottom of the first before Tri-City tied the score with two unearned runs in the ninth.
Riverside had 14 hits and scored four unearned runs off five Brahmas pitchers.
Pitching standout Jen Day went the distance in both games, allowing two unearned runs on seven hits and tallying nine strikeouts.
The Oaks scored four unearned runs - all with two outs - off JetHawks reliever Sam Smith in the seventh.