Your great pup-pitcher, Newbert, was batted out in the fifth inning.
Then Moslof batted one down to Edwards and was thrown out at first.
He fancied he had batted all kinds of pitching, but here was something new to him.
Jenkins gave it a swing over his head, then batted his knee with it.
And when she batted her eyes, I wondered that they didn't crack like a whip, they were so sharp.
Amos's eyes, wider than ever from the excitement of events, batted at Chris.
They looked at him reproachfully, but Tom never "batted an eye."
He batted them away like insects, but they surrounded him and piled on.
Then he batted it first this way and then that way, growing angrier and angrier.
If I had had my camera I could have batted the old man over the head with it.