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Pick

Slang; a stock or other security that an analyst recommends his or her clients buy. For example, an analyst who is bullish on tech stocks may choose Google and Facebook as his picks.
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Clark Murphy led off the seventh with a single and was replaced by pinch-runner Mallex Smith, who was picked off with no outs.
Cameroonian Essomba barged forward in crude fashion and was constantly picked off by the sharp work of the Northern Ireland fighter.
Throughout the six episodes of Picked Off, viewers at home will be able to experience the thrill of the hunt by bidding online on actual items discovered in each episode via: www.
Snowden picked off Hall on the next play to set up the Surge's first score.
Let's take a look at a few simple tactics that will help you avoid getting picked off before the moment of truth arrives
Buffalo's Gabe Northern returned a Marino fumble 59 yards for a touchdown and John Holecek picked off a Marino pass and ran 35 yards to set up the last of Steve Christie's three field goals.
Should get a normal lead off first, focusing on not getting picked off while reading the bunt and getting a good secondary lead.
apple) is at the end of a long limb, the utility is very eager to get you picked off, because it can prune the limb and eliminate equipment.
Allstate SIU helped the police identify stolen vehicles that were being crushed in the salvage yard after being picked off New York City streets.
2) Dodgers shortstop Rafael Furcal tags out Pittsburgh's Jack Wilson at second after Wilson was picked off first base in the first inning.