They've gone from simple encouragement from the dugout to battles royale for the attention and support of the fans.
While most softball team chants and cheers are designed for the team in the dugout, there are also many ways to get the crowd involved.
The cheers for the pitcher are the backbone of support coming from the dugout.
But at noon the adjutant of the regiment came into Rostov's and Denisov's dugout with a grave and serious face and regretfully showed them a paper addressed to Major Denisov from the regimental commander in which inquiries were made about yesterday's occurrence.
The absence of good bark, dugout timber, and chisels of stone deprived the whole Mississippi valley of creditable water-craft, and reduced the natives to the clumsy trough for a dugout and miserable bull-boat, made by stretching dressed buffalo hide over a crate.