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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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He would have been credited with six sacrifice flies, according to baseball statistician Pete Palmer in John Holway's book, "Ted Williams, The Last .
The JetHawks scored two runs on no hits in the sixth, when Quakes reliever Bryan Williams walked the first three batters in the inning, and Jaime Jones and Kyle Nichols hit consecutive sacrifice flies.
Montgomery didn't allow a hit until the fourth inning, but the Eagles (26-4) took advantage of four hits, a wild pitch and two sacrifice flies in that inning to score three runs.