What does the word batsman mean?

Usage examples for batsman

  1. Unfortunately the last Burtington batsman was more of a wag than a " sitter," he was the funny man of the team, and was so delighted with his own wit that Bagshaw said it would be a shame not to let him enjoy himself. – Godfrey Marten, Undergraduate by Charles Turley
  2. 17. A foul strike is when the batsman hits, when he is not in position. – Healthful Sports for Boys by Alfred Rochefort
  3. Rather strange the Big Leagues didn't get hold of such a marvelous batsman, isn't it? – Lefty Locke Pitcher-Manager by Burt L. Standish