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get

Informal (in tennis) a successful return of a shot that was difficult to reach

get

[get]
(computer science)
An instruction in a computer program to read data from a file.
(industrial engineering)
A combination of two or more of the elemental motions of search, select, grasp, transport empty, and transport loaded; applied to time-motion studies.

get

(1) In programming, a request for the next record in an input file. Contrast with put.

(2) An FTP command used to download a file from a server or to display the contents of a text file. See ftp commands.

(3) (GET) An HTTP command used to retrieve data from a Web server. See HTTP GET.
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Managers figure out that if they quit hyping the transcendent difficulty of getting outs in the ninth inning as opposed to the eighth, pitchers won't know the difference.
But pitchers getting outs were just as scarce in both dugouts.
His stuff is real inconsistent and his command is real inconsistent, and when you do that, you're going to have trouble getting outs and that's basically what he's going through right now.