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catching the lower outside corner

English translation: are just barely hitting the mark

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English term or phrase:catching the lower outside corner
English translation:are just barely hitting the mark
Entered by: Liliana Gomes
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14:50 Feb 9, 2007
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Bus/Financial - Finance (general)
English term or phrase: catching the lower outside corner
Once again, the comparison between baseball and stock trading.
I need help with the following sentence:

"the business pitches we now see are just catching the lower outside corner."

Thanks!
Liliana Gomes
Local time: 08:01
are just barely hitting the mark
Explanation:
on first view

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Note added at 6 mins (2007-02-09 14:56:03 GMT)
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current business offers are just barely acceptable
Selected response from:

Jonathan MacKerron
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2 +3are just barely hitting the mark
Jonathan MacKerron


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3 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 2/5Answerer confidence 2/5 peer agreement (net): +3
are just barely hitting the mark


Explanation:
on first view

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Note added at 6 mins (2007-02-09 14:56:03 GMT)
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current business offers are just barely acceptable

Jonathan MacKerron
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 16
Grading comment
Thanks!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  jccantrell: But, they ARE acceptable.
8 hrs

agree  Seema Ugrankar
11 hrs

agree  xxxAlfa Trans
21 hrs
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