pull hitter

noun Baseball.

a batter who tends to hit the ball to the same side of the field as that on which he or she stands at home plate.

Nearby words

  1. pull a fast one,
  2. pull about,
  3. pull away,
  4. pull back,
  5. pull down,
  6. pull in,
  7. pull in one's horns,
  8. pull no punches,
  9. pull off,
  10. pull on

Origin of pull hitter

First recorded in 1935–40

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