home plate in a sentence

Example sentences for home plate

At the touch of a button, the robot's silvery jointed arm reared back and then moved steadily toward home plate.
Though the first act is a slow wind- up, the second act is a fast ball across home plate.
Almost nose to nose, an umpire, a manager and a star baseball player are screaming as they jostle for position near home plate.
For a pitcher, it's the strike zone over home plate that suddenly begins to jump around.
It contains an electronic home plate, ball and plastic bat.
The distance between a pitcher's mound and a home plate is twice as long as long jump records.
The stadium seating is primarily metal bleachers, although there are some bucket seats behind home plate.

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