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  • Can’t I have a pinch hitter to take me home?
    Gayle Forman  --  If I Stay
  • Evil, because it would not pinch-hit for your self-respect?
    Ayn Rand  --  Atlas Shrugged
  • I need you to pinch-hit for us.
    Tom Clancy  --  The Hunt for Red October
  • If your friend Klein, whom I don’t trust too much, will pinch-hit for you here a couple of afternoons, you can go and have an excursion.
    Saul Bellow  --  The Adventures of Augie March

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  • Francisco Aguilar pinch hit for Mario Ontiveros, who as a pinch runner had replaced Ricardo.
    W. William Winokur  --  The Perfect Game
  • Billy Benzberg went to the plate to pinch-hit.
    W. William Winokur  --  The Perfect Game
  • Fred Schweer was sent in to pinch-hit for Robert Brown.
    W. William Winokur  --  The Perfect Game
  • I know that Gramps can’t be that late-inning pinch hitter I’d hoped for.
    Gayle Forman  --  If I Stay
  • Independence is the recognition of the fact that yours is the responsibility of judgment and nothing can help you escape it-that no substitute can do your thinking, as no pinch-hitter can live your lifethat the vilest form of self-abasement and self-destruction is the subordination of your mind to the mind of another, the acceptance of an authority over your brain, the acceptance of his assertions as facts, his say-so as truth, his edicts as middle-man between your consciousness andů
    Ayn Rand  --  Atlas Shrugged
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