A mythical award given to a batter who strikes out four times in a game.
See also hat trick; platinum sombrero; Horn. Syn. silver sombero.
1st use. 1984 “I almost got the Golden Sombrero. That’s when you strike out four times, see. I only got the regular sombrero (hat trick)” – Chicago Cubs first baseman Leon Durham, quoted in Chicago Tribune, Apr. 14