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box score Line breaks: box score

Definition of box score in English:


North American
The tabulated results of a baseball game or other sporting event, with statistics given for each player’s performance.
Example sentences
  • I have the box scores of the doubleheader, but could you please print the box score of that last game in Baker Bowl?
  • I would appreciate it greatly if you reprinted the box score of that game, played on September 8 or 9.
  • Is it possible for you to give us a box score of the game?

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