Example sentences for: irabu

How can you use “irabu” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The New York Yankees finally signed Japanese star pitcher Hideki Irabu.

  • Baseball pundits, having hyped Irabu for months, began questioning whether he's been overhyped.

  • It is, of course, ubiquitous in the world of sport ("even though Irabu never displayed his overhyped 99-mph fastball"), of fashion ("Tommy Hilfiger, the overhyped American designer"), of trade ("overhyped and overmarketed product"), and of celebrity in general ("a brief and, she says, overhyped liaison with John F. Kennedy Jr."), but it has filtered down to unimaginable levels, much as a grande caffè latte can now be had in the coal fields of West Virginia.

  • The Republican Yankees, by contrast, have Cuban refugee Orlando "El Duque" Hernandez, the anti-communist, anti-Castro pitcher, and Hideki Irabu, who comes from wealthy, capitalist Japan.


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