What does punchout mean?


A term that refers to a strikeout in baseball; commonly used by commentators; comes from the punch-like motion that an umpire makes when he signals a strikeout; may also a pear as "punch-out" or "punch out."


And Greinke gets another punchout, that's 5 in just 3 innings

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Updated July 22, 2015

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