English version

pinch-hit in Baseball topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishpinch-hitˈpinch-hit verb [intransitive + for] American English  1 HELPto do something for someone else because they are suddenly not able to do it2 DSBto hit for someone else in baseballpinch-hitter noun [countable]→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
pinch-hitI've asked Carl to pinch-hit for me at the meeting next week.