Pitcher

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Definition

the pitcher: the player who throws the ball at the batter (in baseball)
noun
The "pitcher" in baseball is occasionally called the "hurler", from the verb "to hurl" (to throw forcefully).

to pitch (the ball): to throw or bowl (the ball)
verb

Examples

  • "The pitcher, or hurler, is the most important man on the team."
  • "Bruno : He's called the pitcher."
  • "The pitcher, or hurler, is the most important man on the team."

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