pinch hitter

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Pinch hitter Nick Toedt led off the Phillips seventh with a walk off Tyler Faille, then Zach Prendiville bunted for a hit.
The Rockies will use him primarily as a pinch hitter and to spell Todd Helton occasionally at first base.
But his pitch count reached 96 by the end of the fifth, and he left for a pinch hitter.
As part of New Era's MLB replica collection, the Pinch Hitter is made of a blend of wool and acrylic, features a rounded crown and Velcro closure.
He'll be a valuable pinch hitter for us, and I won't be scared to use him any time now,'' Little said.
ECR tied the game an inning later, when pinch hitter Keith Zvorak was hit by a pitch and scored on a two-out double by Aaron Breslow.