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sacrifice

(sak′rĭ-fīs″) [L. sacrificare, to make or offer a sacrifice]
1. To give up or yield something of value.
2. To experience a loss.
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After an Andrew Wishy sacrifice bunt, back-to-back RBI singles by Yohanny Valera and Josh Beauregard and a Rico Santana sacrifice fly put Worcester up, 3-0.
Kenny Lofton followed with a sacrifice bunt and Nomar Garciaparra drove in Furcal with a sacrifice fly to center field for a 1-0 lead.
In the seventh, Yafistel Roja's sacrifice bunt brought Richard Pirkle home from third for what proved to be the winning run.
WORCESTER - A botched throw on a sacrifice bunt in the bottom of the seventh allowed East Side to score the game-winning run from first base and defeat Marlboro, 4-3, in American Legion baseball last night.
Izturis and Martin led off with consecutive singles and both moved into scoring position on Lowe's sacrifice bunt.
Four Eugene pitchers held the Canadians to three hits, none after the fifth inning, but Lebledijian reached on a throwing error by Eugene shortstop Jonathan Roof in the bottom of the ninth, advancing him to second, and Carlos Ramirez moved him to third with a sacrifice bunt.
Cora homered to right in the third inning to give Boston a 1-0 lead, then later dropped down a sacrifice bunt in the seventh as part of the Sox' go-ahead rally.
DeJesus opened the eighth with a single, and after a sacrifice bunt and a groundout he was on third.
The Ems trailed 2-1 entering the ninth inning before a single by Maxx Tissenbaum, a sacrifice bunt by Baltz, a wild pitch and a sacrifice fly by Dane Phillips tied the score.
DeJesus opened the eighth with a single and a sacrifice bunt and a ground out later he was on third.
Garlick moved to third on a sacrifice bunt and pinch hitter Thomas Walker followed with a walk.
Junior Jodie Legaspi led off with a double down the left-field line and advanced to third on a sacrifice bunt by Lisa Dodd.