Sentences with phrase «base hits»

Now and then, we hit home runs, but our scoring relied chiefly on base hits.
MONEY
Along the same lines, I figure that one should focus on making base hits, as opposed to looking for home runs.
MONEY
Established forms of low-mod lending fit in with the bank's goal of «one base hit at a time» growth because borrowers in these categories tend to be people who don't have a lot of money to immediately spend on financial services at the outset, but their net worth has the potential to increase slowly over time.
MONEY
Like Graham, I focus on hitting «base hits».
MONEY
Jose Bautista indeed got base hits in 26 % of his official at-bats in 2010, or 0.26.
LAW
I mean, they are basically giving him a free base hit if he can just slap the ball to the opposite field.
SPORTS
Just try and score from 2nd on a base hit... or watch as your baserunner on 2nd dives back instead of advancing to third on a high chopper to the second basemen... or as your baserunner on third stares as your opponent attempts to turn a 4-6-3
MOVIES & TV
In baseball terms, think of it as going for base hits, consistently, rather than swinging for the fences repeatedly and increasing your odds of striking out.
MONEY
An error off a grounder off the bat of Ricky Shimko allowed the first two runs to score, Colyn Flynn drove him in with a base hit, and the home run sculpture went off after Auerbach's two-run homer.
TECHNOLOGY
It could go extra innings, if the bulk of the stimulus has yet to deliver some extra base hits.
BUSINESS
I know, because I've had the good fortune of several hundred real estate «at bats», resulting in my share of base hits, home runs and strike-outs.
REAL_ESTATE
She likened Buffalo's redevelopment to getting «base hits
POLITICS
Though Sheldon graduated the 2017 Sac Bee Metro Player of the Year, Maci Fines -LRB-.496, 61 hits, 47 runs, 25 extra base hits), and the SportStars All-City Team Female Athlete of the Year, Taliyah Miles -LRB-.422, 25 RBI, 21-1, 1.33 ERA, 174 strikeouts), there's still an embarrassment of riches.
SPORTS
In baseball, batters choose to either swing for the fences in hopes of a home run or go for more consistent base hits.
BUSINESS
But the third entry - the peppy, sporty G20 - looks like it will be the division's first solid base hit.
AUTOMOBILES
Left fielder, Gregor Blanco, made two almost identical diving catches to rob Miguel Cabrera and Prince Fielder of base hits.
SPORTS
That day, the boy had three base hits and Dave took some great photographs.
PARENTING
He retired the leadoff hitter, Julio Franco, on a groundball but left after the next batter, Carlos Gomez, bunted for a base hit.
SPORTS
Some paintings are first base hits and some are home runs.
ART
In just 48 games, Trout has already tallied 22 extra base hits (13 doubles, 3 triples and 6 home runs) and owns a remarkable.925 OPS (on-base plus slugging).
SPORTS
We're looking for base hits rather than home runs; big swings often lead to big misses.
MONEY
One base hit: a call to the U.S. Postal Service, where he learned that for $ 8.25, it would pick up shipments of any size, quantity, or weight (under 70 pounds) at his company.
BUSINESS
Last night, I thought I hit a single, but later learned I really had an extra base hit!
POLITICS
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