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EtymologyEdit

come back +‎ -er

NounEdit

comebacker ‎(plural comebackers)

  1. (Can we verify(+) this sense?) (baseball) A pop fly that falls behind home plate, typically caught by the catcher for an out
    • 2007 August 29, Ben Shpigel, “Two Hits, One Short and One Far, Beat the Mets”, in New York Times[1]:
      The next hitter, Jayson Werth, reached on a broken-bat infield single, and Greg Dobbs walked to load the bases, but Heilman induced a comebacker from Chris Coste to end the rally.
  2. (baseball) A batted ball that travels toward the pitcher.
    It's a combacker past second base for a single.
    The pitcher fields the comebacker and throws it to first for the out.

SwedishEdit

NounEdit

comebacker

  1. indefinite plural of comeback
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