Walkout

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Walkout

The act in which all the employees of a company leave the workplace and refuse to work any longer that day. A walkout is a type of protest for better wages, benefits or other demands. It may be sustained (and therefore part of a strike) or it may be a one-off event.
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1 -- color) Yhency Brazoban trudges off the field as Pat Burrell, left, heads home on a walk-off homer by Ryan Howard, right.
Marcelino Montero gave Littlerock a 1-0 upset of second-place Palmdale on Friday by hitting a walk-off home run in a game in which the Lobos were being no-hit.
The tag stuck right up until the last pitch he threw for the Yankees, a momentum-turning, walk-off homer to Florida's Alex Gonzalez in the 12th inning of Game 4 of last year's World Series.
Loyola Marymount 9, San Diego 8: Jonathan Higashi led off the bottom of the ninth with a walk-off home run as the host Lions (10-4, 3-0) completed a three-game sweep of San Diego (6-11, 0-3), the two-time defending West Coast Conference champion.
The UCLA sophomore hit a 12th-inning walk-off home run Tuesday to lift the Bruins to a 3-2 victory over visiting UC Santa Barbara at Jackie Robinson Stadium.
After all, the Angels played 14 innings spanning more than five hours Thursday night, suffered a grim walk-off loss to the Montreal Expos, then grabbed a flight in the wee hours of Friday morning from humid Puerto Rico to even more humid South Florida.
Pepperdine also topped UC Santa Barbara 5-2 on a walk-off grand slam by Chris Kelly three weeks ago.
Garret Anderson's two-run, walk-off home run off Seattle ace reliever Kazuhiro Sasaki ended two streaks.
Fox and NBC told baseball there'd be no walk-off victory after the networks were informed it'd be in their best interest to pay triple the rights fees if they wanted to keep promoting their product on an annual basis.
then said he did not want to see such walk-offs in the future.