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A walk off hit is a hit that ends the game. This term was coined in reference to the opposing pitcher having to "walk off" the mound in defeat. However, the winning team also gets to walk off, with a in.

A walk off win can only happen when the game is in the 9th inning or later (extra innings) and the home team scores the winning run.

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What is a walkoff hit in baseball?

A walk-off hit is any hit that drives in the winning run of the game. The more common variation of this would be a "walk-off homerun," or a homerun that ends the game as a win for the batting team.


What is a walk-off hit in baseball?

A walk-off hit is a hit that ends the game (and allows everybody to walk off the field). Thus it is a hit that scores the winning run for the home team in the bottom of the ninth, or in the bottom of an extra inning.


Does a walk count as a hit in baseball?

No. A walk does not count as a base hit nor an official time at bat.


In baseball what is a walk off hit?

A Walk-Off hit is any hit that occurs at the bottom of the 9th inning (or beyond the 9th if game goes into extra innings) which results in a run or runs scored that will give the lead (and thus the win) to the hitting team. In other words, it's a hit that ends the game and thus the players can walk-off the field.


How many ways can you reach 1st base in a baseball game?

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Is it still a perfect game if you walk a batter in baseball?

No. It can still be a no hitter. But a perfect game requires the pitcher to retire every batter he or she faces. A perfect game is broken whenever any batter reaches base, including by hit, walk, or error.


Do you have to walk if you get hit by a pitch in baseball?

if you didn't get injured, yes.


What is a walk off base hit?

a walk off base hit is when a batter gets a base hit(single, double, triple) which scores a run in a tie ball game that ends the game immediately. Walk-off means the team walks off the field because the game is over as soon as the player gets the hit.


What is a walk off in baseball?

A 'walk off' is a hit, or any other action, in the bottom of the 9th inning or the bottom any inning after that, which drives in the game-winning run. It is so named because since the earned run ends the game immediately, everyone can walk off the field.


What does walk off mean?

A walk off is when the player gets a hit that ends the game, and " walks off " the field.


Can you define spectator?

A spectator is someone who watches the actions of others. Examples would be fans at a baseball game. The fans are the spectators. Used in a sentence: The spectators at the soccer game had to leap out of the way to avoid getting hit by the ball.


Can there be a walk in a no hitter?

Yes. A no hitter, by definition, is a pitched game where no opposing player reaches base by means of a base hit. A walk will break up a perfect game. A perfect game is a pitched game where no opposing player reaches base by any means. A walk or hit by pitch or error ends a perfect game but does not end a no hitter.

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