grab some bench

grab some bench

In sports, to sit on the bench during a game. After my costly error at first base, the coach told to me to grab some bench.
See also: bench, grab

grab some bench

tv. go to the bench, during a game. The coach told Freddy to go grab some bench.
See also: bench, grab
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He had an endless supply of familiar catchphrases -- Hawkisms -- including "Put it on the board, yes," "ducksnort," "he gone," and "grab some bench." But what listeners also got was a lesson in baseball, whether it was the mechanics of the pivot in turning a double play or his opinions on the finer points of the strategy behind an infield shift, Hawk could talk baseball with the best of them.
That's it, Charley, you had your chance, grab some bench.
Every baseball fan in town speaks part Hawk: "Duck snort; Ball four, base hit; Grab some bench; Hang with 'em; Stretch!"