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Innings

Meanings and phrases

innings

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the batting turn of a cricket player or team

extra innings

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. overtime play until one team is ahead at the end of an inning; e.g. baseball
E.g.
  • <nowiki>*</nowiki> - Indicates extra innings.
  • The play tied the game at 3 and sent it into extra innings.

first innings

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In the match, Hobbs scored 47 in the first innings.
  • Australia had a narrow first innings lead of 22.
  • Australia had 121 run lead in the first innings.

innings pitched

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 726 innings pitched, Clay walked 348 batters.
  • He struck out 16 batters in 32 innings pitched.
  • He also struck out 58 batters in 146 innings pitched.

second innings

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • (He also took two wickets in the second innings.)
  • Johnston bowled the second over of the second innings.
  • His figures in the second innings were 9-47.

scoreless innings

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Batista pitched a strong scoreless innings, striking out six.
  • He pitched three scoreless innings for the Tigers in September 1965.
  • At that point, he had completed 20 scoreless innings to begin his playoff career.

innings of work

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He was assigned to the bullpen and won one game in 5⅔ innings of work.
  • Michael Wacha left the game with six earned runs in 3 2/3 innings of work.
  • He finished the year with a 16–8 record and a 4.49 ERA, in 180.1 innings of work.

innings against

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • His 22 came in Somerset's second innings against Cambridge University in June 1949.
  • In total, he scored 1,764 runs at 56.90, including centuries in each innings against Essex.
  • In his big league debut July 19, he pitched 2⅔ scoreless, one-hit innings against the Cleveland Indians.

only innings

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He scored 12 in his only innings and took a wicket.
  • He was out for 0 in his only innings, and did not bowl.
  • This was Allen's only innings of the series.

shutout innings

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Firpo Marberry pitched two shutout innings to close the game.
  • Jim Coates entered the game in the sixth and pitched four shutout innings.
  • Dolf Luque earned the win with 4 shutout innings of relief for Schumacher.

both innings

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Robinson took three wickets, accounting for Intikhab Alam in both innings.
  • He scored 56 in both innings and also claimed the wicket of Clarrie Grimmett.
  • Toshack had sent down the most overs by any Australian bowler in both innings.

innings victory

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Australia declared at 8/462 before completing an innings victory.
  • Johnston was rested as Australia completed another innings victory.
  • England completed a whitewash with another innings victory at The Oval.

each innings

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • As an experiment, a separate pitch was prepared for each innings.
  • From the tailend, he scored a duck in each innings in which he batted.
  • He scored a single run in each innings in which he batted, and took one catch.

per nine innings

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He led the ACC in strikeouts per nine innings, was sixth in BAA and seventh in ERA.
  • Young led his league in fewest walks per nine innings fourteen times and finished second one season.
  • In 1920, he struck out 103 batters and led the American League in strikeouts per nine innings (4.44).

innings before

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He made just 3 in his only innings before being out lbw to Jack Mercer.
  • He scored 11 in his only innings before being dismissed by Lawrence Cook.
  • He made just 1 in his only innings before being dismissed by Adolph von Ernsthausen.

best innings

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He took 266 wickets at 32.80, with best innings figures of 6-64.
  • He took 1843 wickets at 22.86, with best innings figures of 9/50.
  • He took 8/107 in the first innings, the best innings figures against the Australians for the summer.

single innings

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Yardley managed 150 runs at an average of 16.66, not passing fifty in a single innings.
  • This table contains the top five highest scores of the season made by a batsman in a single innings.
  • The 100 ball game has two teams each having a single innings, which is restricted to a maximum of 100 balls.

innings lead

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Australia had a narrow first innings lead of 22.
  • The MCC were eventually dismissed for 189, conceding a first innings lead of 363 runs.
  • It was the first time that the tourists had conceded a first innings lead for the season.

first innings lead

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Australia had a narrow first innings lead of 22.
  • The MCC were eventually dismissed for 189, conceding a first innings lead of 363 runs.
  • It was the first time that the tourists had conceded a first innings lead for the season.

strikeouts in innings

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 23 games with both teams, he went 0-1 with a 6.75 ERA with 22 strikeouts in innings.
  • Miller finished the season with a 2.04 ERA, 36 saves, and 100 strikeouts in innings pitched.
  • Drabowsky's total of 11 strikeouts in innings of relief are a record for a relief pitcher in a World Series game.

innings defeat

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He made 71 in the second innings, but Worcestershire still fell to an innings defeat.
  • Batting at number 11 he scored 4 and 10, as Yorkshire collapsed to an innings defeat.
  • In an innings defeat, he took just one wicket, that of Willie Watson, and made 0 and 13 with the bat.
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