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speedball

n. [in baseball] a fast (pitched) ball. The pitcher threw a speedball, and I didn’t even see it!
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Medical supplies, batteries, small-arms repair parts, and any other equipment that could fit in a body bag were also included in a speedball if needed.
It takes a long time to get the speedball right and I struggled at first - but Craig was fantastic.
He noted that Egyptian Speedball Federation's board has decided to cancel the Premier League this season, due to time constraints.
He is a true master of speedball, woodsball, and every format in between.
uk Action and adventure in themed zones including the Island Fortress, Hilton Bridge, Jungle Maze and Speedball Arena.
MCCLURE'S SECRET :: Speedball eight-piece linoleum-cutter set ($16; danielsmith.
The high-class speedball was an impressive scorer of the July Cup at Newmarket against one of the strongest sprint fields seen this term.
Queally partnered Art Connoisseur to Golden Jubilee glory at Royal Ascot and Midday in the Nassau Stakes last weekend, as well as taking over the reins on Jeremy Noseda's speedball in the July Cup.
The event will include magician Steve Charette; a speedball throw with a radar instrument to track speed, sponsored by the Police Department; and a fireworks display by the Fire Department at the end of the evening.
Like a proper speedball should, Big City Man broke well from gate six and was part on the pace scenario throughout.
The watchdog has advised retailers not to stock Speedball strong ale produced by Scottish brewer Brewdog.
York played host to the pounds 100,000 Betfair Sprint, which went the way of another potentially useful speedball in the shape of Peter Chapple-Hyam's Brave Prospector.
The five-year-old speedball is one of the sharpest tools around at this level, but endured a luckless campaign last season.
In a speedball, heroin and crack are injected together from a single syringe, and it leads to speedballers injecting more times in the same day.
He prefers the natural terrain game, or woodsball, to the ever-popular speedball, sometimes called airball.