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Manager Dave Martinez didn’t swap Robles out for Soto or another pinch hitter because he had already burned Andrew Stevenson, his last available outfielder, in a double-switch before the top of the eighth.
Since then, Kieboom has pinch-hit twice and García has been a pinch hitter, pinch runner and starting second baseman, appearing in all three games.
Shallots don’t last as long as regular storage onions, meaning if you happen to come into a windfall, consider using them sooner rather than later, including as a pinch hitter.
Here are pretty goings on—a pinch of your snuff, Perker, my boy—never were such times, eh?
That first 'pinch' was its own priceless reward, far above present appreciation or future fame.
Both the twain were very bare and scant of the goods of this world, and even then were feeling bitterly the pinch of hunger.
He observed Tommy Bray take a pinch of salt, and then ask for a cup of tea, though he had a basin of bread-and-milk before him.
DIGBY HEATHCOTEW.H.G. KINGSTON
Furthermore, thar oughter be somebody detailed to shute the women folks when it comes to the last pinch.
OVERLANDJOHN WILLIAM DE FOREST
You see, he was such a picture of a man's man in every sense of the word; a fighter and a hard-hitter, right from the jump.
THE WRECKERSFRANCIS LYNDE
The pinch has neither pouches on the sides of his cheeks, nor callosities on his posteriors.
BUFFON'S NATURAL HISTORY. VOLUME IX (OF 10)GEORGES LOUIS LECLERC DE BUFFON

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