In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- Because of rainouts earlier in the year, they play three doubleheaders in six days, with single games on Sunday and Tuesday.
- It was only the second rainout of the year, but Geoff Parker and Eddie Martin still arrived hoping for a clearing of the skies, but they had to settle for a morning of tea.
- A rainout means Cleveland will have to play a makeup against Chicago the day after the season ends.
- The first NBA rainout occurred at the Seattle Center Coliseum on January 5, 1986.
- To make up for a rainout in June, they played at Shea Stadium in the afternoon, then at Yankee Stadium the same night.
- In the event of a rainout where no winner is crowned, the bounty at the next event will be placed on the points leader entering that event.
- It was the only game played that day due to rainouts elsewhere.
- This means fewer rainouts because pitches are covered and grounds drained better.
- Competitors endured rainouts of three events, and moisture affected two other races.
- What if there had been a rainout on Saturday, and poor old ABC had been forced to show highlights from the previous year's tournament?
- Fog on Friday followed by a Saturday rainout meant the event would have to be run in its entirety during a 10-hour window of opportunity Sunday.
- Barring rainouts or other glitches, the top three starters will make 13 starts each over the rest of the season.
- Before an eventual rainout in Boston, Roberts joked: ‘I've had calls from several players from other teams, saying they are tired of seeing my face.’
- I think that they wouldn't mind a rainout, although the weather people tell us that that might not be the case now.
- Each pitcher has a set throwing schedule, and a rainout kills that.
- Thanks to early-season rainouts, five games must be made up.
- At this point the Yanks could be forgiven if they had hopes for a rainout.
- If there's a rainout, other pitchers skip their turn to allow the ace to start on his regular fifth day.
- They were 3-9 on the season and their play got more lackluster as the season grew on and rainouts outnumbered actual played games.
- Chicago's weather has been wet and cold, and there were three rainouts.
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