striking out


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Financial, Encyclopedia.
Related to striking out: Struck out

striking out

the treating by the court as deleted any pleading or part thereof that discloses no ground of claim or defence or that is frivolous or scandalous.
References in periodicals archive ?
His strike outs are average, but they did peak during his prime home run years; by 1996 he was striking out at least 90 times when he had 600 at bats or more.
These are the hitters who are striking out less often than those in the "high" category.
Angry at the coach, but receptive to the advice, Gooden responded by striking out the next time batters he faced.
But Takashi Saito, the perfect closer who doesn' seem to get many save opportunities these days, sent the game to the bottom of the ninth by retiring the Padres in order in the top half, striking out Josh Barfield and Josh Bard before getting Roberts to ground out harmlessly to third base.