from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A run scored because of the action of a batter, used as a statistic in evaluating batting performance.

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  • noun baseball A run that a given player has caused to be scored by a hit, walk, or sacrifice.

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  • noun a run that is the result of the batter's performance


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