What is hld short for?


A baseball abbreviation that refers to the number of "holds" a pitcher has recorded.

A hold is when a RP records one or more outs in a save situation without giving up his team's lead. In order to earn a hold, the pitcher cannot record a save or finish the game.


He is great at protecting the team's leads with 5 hlds in 7 games

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Updated May 27, 2015

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