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four-bagger Syllabification: four-bag·ger

Definition of four-bagger in English:


A home run.
Example sentences
  • Elected to the Hall of Fame in 1955, Baker never hit more than a dozen home runs while leading the American League in four-baggers four straight years during the ‘dead ball era.’
  • Until 1995, no player with at least 20 home runs had ever collected more four-baggers than base hits in a single-season.
  • Obviously, this large number of players with 400 or more four-baggers is mainly due to the home run explosion of the past five years.
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