Former Florencia 13 heavy hitter Alfred Lomas says that gang members were far from the only participants in the riots.
He had been told to play far out, for King was known as a heavy hitter.
There was one out when Bart Ferguson came up, and Bart was a heavy hitter.
A heavy hitter was up next, and at the first crack he sent a "hot liner" straight at Dick.
Sid, in particular, has developed into a heavy hitter, and the nine depend upon him to bring in the needed runs.
Toby was not known as a heavy hitter, but managed to connect frequently.
Although Makune was not a heavy hitter, he had done remarkable work for the first of the season, and Dayguild was afraid of him.
A person of achievement; an expert; major leaguer: There was no one-upmanship dealing with a heavy hitter like Cifelli/ Hitler was a heavy-hitter if there ever was one/ I knew immediately that Annette Bening was a long-ball hitter, emotionally, intellectually and artistically
[1980s+; fr a baseball term, ''player who hits the ball hard,'' found by 1883; long-ball variant found in baseball by 1950s]