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innings

Cricket
a. the batting turn of a player or team
b. the runs scored during such a turn
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The Hawks secured the victory thanks to six runs in the fifth inning. Shelby Renfro, Nailer, Kristina Smith, and Haley Hanson all contributed in the big inning with RBIs.
Bryant left in the fifth inning because of soreness in his right knee.
He surrendered eight runs on six hits over four innings.
The game was suspended after 17 innings because the AL curfew didn't allow an inning to begin after 1 a.m.
For purposes of calculating earned runs under the new rule, a runner who begins an inning on second base will be counted as a runner who has reached second base because of a fielding error; however, no no error will be charged to the opposing team or to any player.
Severino pitched well in the AL Wild-Card Game against the Oakland Athletics, though he only went four innings. Boone pulled him when he allowed two batters to reach base in the fifth inning, and Dellin Betances recorded three straight outs so the Yankees could maintain their 2-0 lead.
Ryu gave up a leadoff single to Eric Hosmer in the second inning but then struck out the next three batters in order.
Eugene added a run in the fifth when Trent Giambrone opened the inning with a single and stole second.
San Francisco's Cain got his first victory in ten months, pitching six strong innings. He also hit a two-run double in the second inning.
Mark DeYoung rapped the Bravehearts' first hit in the fourth inning, a two-out single.
In the bottom half of the second inning, Seaver ran into the only real trouble that he would experience in the ten innings that he pitched.
His amazing streak began the next day in the first inning against Minnesota.