freeze the hit*ter
What Is The Definition Of Freeze The Hitter In Baseball?
1. This is a phrase used to describe when a pitcher throws a pitch for a strike and the hitter is either completely confused, caught off guard or baffled that they don’t swing at the pitch. This term is usually used for when a batter is caught looking on strike three.
Example Of How Freeze The Hitter Is Used In Commentary
1. Kershaw throws a nasty curveball that just embarrasses and freezes the batter.
Sport The Term Is Used