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Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
Baseball a boy or young man who serves as a general assistant during practice and around the clubhouse and retrieves bats as they are used during a game
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
A boy who is employed by a baseball team to look after its equipment, especially the bats.