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I batted leadoff all through the minor leagues until I got to the big leagues and got stronger.

Linquist, the Colonials’ catcher and leadoff hitter, scored the winning run in the ninth inning of Saturday’s first game against Dayton to force a winner-take-all showdown.

Corbin surrendered a leadoff double in the first to Andrew McCutchen, who came around to score on a double-steal.

He hit leadoff batter Tommy Edman with a fastball, yielded an infield single and walked Paul DeJong to put three on in the first, when the temperature was a misleading 53 degrees.

The key then was whether Robles could be an effective leadoff hitter.

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On this page you'll find 46 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to leadoff, such as: alpha, basis, birth, blastoff, commencement, and creation.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.