gopher ball


noun Baseball Slang.

a pitched ball hit for a home run: leading the league in gopher balls.

Nearby words

  1. goosy,
  2. goozle,
  3. gop,
  4. gopak,
  5. gopher,
  6. gopher plant,
  7. gopher snake,
  8. gopher state,
  9. gopher tortoise,
  10. gopher wood

Origin of gopher ball

First recorded in 1945–55

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