batboy

batboy
noun Date: circa 1925 a boy employed to look after the equipment (as bats) of a baseball team

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • batboy — at boy (b[a^]t boi ), n. (Baseball) A boy who holds the bats and presents the bat to a batter when the batter is going to the batter s box to bat. The batboy sometimes also keeps other team equipment. [PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • batboy — [bat′boi′] n. Baseball a boy or young man who serves as a general assistant during practice and around the clubhouse and retrieves bats as they are used during a game * * * bat·boy (bătʹboi ) n. A boy who is employed by a baseball team to look… …   Universalium

  • batboy — [bat′boi′] n. Baseball a boy or young man who serves as a general assistant during practice and around the clubhouse and retrieves bats as they are used during a game …   English World dictionary

  • Batboy — A batboy or batgirl is the person who carries the baseball bats around to a baseball team. A batboy may also lay out the equipment and mud the baseballs to be used in the game.Mascots and batboys had both been part of baseball since the… …   Wikipedia

  • batboy — noun A boy employed to watch over the bats, and assist the players in retrieving them during play …   Wiktionary

  • batboy — bat|boy [ˈbætbɔı] n a boy whose job is to look after the equipment of a ↑baseball team …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • batboy — bat|boy [ bæt,bɔı ] noun count a boy whose job is to look after the bats and other equipment that belong to a baseball team …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • batboy — noun (C) a boy whose job is to look after the equipment of a baseball team …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • batboy — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Soxman — Infobox Celebrity name = Soxman imagesize = 200px caption = Soxman and the Original Batboy at a game. pseudonym = Chicago White Soxman, White Soxman, Captain White Sock, Sox Guy birth date = Date Unknown birth place = The Shadows of Chicago death …   Wikipedia

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