Definition of 'off the bat'
Example sentences containing 'off the bat'
The score was mounting rapidly in extras to such an extent that the thirty-three for no wicket included only four runs off the bat.GOODBYE CURATE (2001)
You ought to give the poor lad a chance to make his own mind up about women, Den, instead of poisoning his mind right off the bat.AFTERMATH (2001)
Definition of off the bat from the Collins English Dictionary