batted out

batted out

verb
See batted
See also: bat, out
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To other inquiries, he replied that no he wasn't aware of the Dodgers strikeout record as he carved his way through the Marlins lineup; no, it wasn't the best stuff he's ever had; n, he did not seek strikeouts over batted outs toward the end in order to push his total as high as possible.