baseball bat, lumber(noun)
an implement used in baseball by the batter
A device, typically wood, metal, or plastic, which is swung to try to make contact with baseballs.
A baseball bat is a smooth wooden or metal club used in the sport of baseball to hit the ball after it is thrown by the pitcher. By regulation it may be no more than 2.75 inches in diameter at the thickest part and no more than 42 inches long. Although historically bats approaching 3 pounds were swung, today bats of 33 ounces are common, topping out at 34 ounces to 36 ounces.
The numerical value of baseball bat in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of baseball bat in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
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If I hit you straight on with a baseball bat, I would not induce concussion, i would probably fracture your skull, but I would not concuss it.
I will speak for my brother, 'It hurts like hell to have your head bashed in with a baseball bat. Do not feel sorry for the bastard who took my life.'.
Our first driver sped away as taxi drivers approached us loading his cab. Our second driver agreed to meet us in a back street near Gare du Nord and passed David a baseball bat to hold.
I thought someone had hit me in the head with a baseball bat, i turned my neck just to see what was, what was getting my shirt wet. And as I looked, the metal in the back scraped the concrete, and that's when I knew there was something in my neck.
This runs somewhat contradictory to the prevailing narrative that higher load warm-up is better than lower load warm-up, the two theories here are that warm-up swings with a heavier weight bat significantly and sub-optimally alter swing mechanics and/or that a resisted movement longer in duration than a baseball bat swing is necessary to produce a warm-up effect.
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