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batting eye

noun

, Baseball.
  1. the batter's visual appraisal of balls pitched toward home plate.


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I have always been proud of the "batting eye" that enables an iron puddler to shape the balls to the exact weight required.

It was evident that Ainslee had his “batting eye” with him that afternoon, and could not be easily fooled.

If only Wagner had found his batting eye he would surely send his captain home with the tying run.

I see he didnt lose his batting eye while he was a hold-out.

Perhaps he was too anxious, but it was evident that his batting eye was off.

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