59 Verbs to Use for the Word batting
To make matters worse, Austin, arriving on the scene sixth man in, appeared to be also possessed with a determination to carry his bat; and though he was eventually run out by a sharp throw-in from square-leg, it was not until eighty runs had been registered for the Grammar School.
So have I seen the gigantic fruit bats, called flying foxes in India, hanging in hundreds in the upper branches of a tall peepul tree at noon, feeling too hot to sleep, and all fanning themselves in unison with one winga comic spectacle.
A good baseball player, for instance, tirelessly studies both the minutiae of his technique (as how to hold a bat, how to stand at the plate) and the big combinations and possibilities of the game.
The Charleston catcher, in a great huff, threw his bat to the ground with such violence that it broke, and he gave way to the second baseman, who had made a sacrifice hit in the second inningwhich advanced the catcher one base.
He dropped his bat, staggered away from the wicket, and fell forward on his knees.
But he was going to play a straight bat with the country whatever happened....
I tell you, Mamma, the blood keeps going to my head; bats.
A warning cry from his coach, however, checked him in full speed, and he whirled about to see that Sleepy, foreseeing the throw from right-field as soon as the ball left the bat, had sauntered over behind the third baseman, had stopped the wild throw, and now stood waiting for the base-runner to declare his intention before he threw the ball.
whose cloudy skirts, With brede ethereal wove, O'erhang his wavy bed: Now air is hushed, save where the weak-eyed bat, With short, shrill shriek, flits by on leathern wing; Or where the beetle winds His small but sullen horn.
Merriwell took his place at the bat, having selected a bat that was a trifle over regulation length, if anything.
By the bye, I must see about getting a new bat.
She threw a heap of clothes on the ground, rolled up her sleeves and grasped her bat; and her loud pounding could be heard in the neighbouring gardens.
In a nest in the attic lived a pair of gray owls; in the secret passages hung bats; in the kitchen oven lived an old cat; and down in the cellar there were hundreds of old black rats.
Master Busy liked neither the solitude, nor yet the silence of the woods; he had just caught sight of a bat circling over the dilapidated roof of the pavilion, and he hated bats.
And on his shoulders high his bat to beare, As if good service he were fit to doo, But little thrift for him he did it too: 240
Finally, everyone and/or any club that presently possesses Squash courts can introduce the additional indoor bat and ball game of Squash Tennis.
He informed me that he had known even the big fruit-eating bats to take to bloodsucking.
Et bien, avant le wicket se place l'homme qui est dedans et qui tient dans ces mains le "bat" avec lequel il frappe la balle et fait des courses.
Robert will learn the local bat For billeting and things like that, If Siegfried learns the piccolo To charm the people as we go.
They were the eyes of Quiz; and within easy reach lay a baseball bat and several large lumps of coal.
Of mammalia a large Pteropus, or fruit-eating bat, was seen once or twice, but no specimen was procured.
" "You don't mean old ball bats, or your mud scow in the creek, or that kind of trash?" inquired Dale suspiciously.
"By the way, Eagen, have you noticed those big bats the last few evenings, over by the cliff?
Myself, compacted of an earthier clay, I oil my bats and greasy homage pay To Cricket, who, with emblems of his court, Stumps, pads, bails, gloves, begins his Summer sway.
I also ordered bats and gloves, and with the things our club already had, we were very well equipped.