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97 results for SCRUB

29 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Thu Jul 12, 201817AThird-stringer (2)Joe DiPietro
Mon Apr 25, 201628DUse elbow greaseBetty Keller
Sun Nov 29, 201560ABenchwarmer (3)Alex Vratsanos
Sat Aug 2, 201442AHit the dirt hard?Kristian House
Mon Feb 11, 20131AUse a wire brush onGary Cee
Mon Mar 29, 20101AWash very hardJohn Dunn
Mon May 26, 200841ACancel, at Cape CanaveralMark Sherwood
Wed Sep 26, 200751DCancel (4)Lee Glickstein and Craig Kasper
Tue May 15, 200739DClean with elbow greaseJohn Halverson
Mon Apr 17, 200642AWash hardLarry Paul
Sun Feb 12, 2006103ASecond-stringer (3)Manny Nosowsky
Thu Feb 2, 200654DBench sitterByron Walden
Tue Aug 9, 200524ADo a pre-op choreVictor Fleming
Thu Mar 31, 200545ASubstituteDavid Liben-Nowell
Tue Sep 14, 200446DSecond-stringer (3)Nancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Wed Oct 3, 200127DCancel (4)David Bunker
Tue Dec 5, 200011DPrepare for surgery (2)Alan Arbesfeld
Fri Nov 3, 200022APrepare for surgery (2)Joe DiPietro
Tue Apr 13, 199939AThird-stringer (2)Fred Piscop
Sat Mar 27, 19991DCancel (4)Rich Norris
Sun Jan 10, 19994ADo away withDavid J. Kahn
Tue Nov 12, 199620ASecond-stringer (3)E. Lexau
Wed Aug 21, 19969ABenchwarmer (3)Fred Piscop
Thu May 30, 19965ACancel (4)N. S. Wizer
Wed Mar 27, 19961ASecond-string playerR. J. Hartman
Sun Aug 27, 1995104DBenchwarmer (3)Martin Schneider
Wed Aug 2, 19955ANonvarsity playerJames Neal
Sun Dec 18, 199451DHit the dirt?Manny Nosowsky & Bob Klahn
Fri Dec 16, 19944AAbandonA.J. Santora

2 results for SCRUB from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Mar 17, 2013diagramless31DBenchwarmerFred Piscop
Feb 3, 2002cryptic21AThoroughly clean low bushes (5)Fraser Simpson

66 results for SCRUB from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sun Nov 14, 199393ABench warmerNorma SteinbergTaub
Tue Aug 17, 19935ACancel a space tripEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sun May 17, 199239DCancel a space tripAlfio MicciMaleska
Sun Mar 10, 199129DCancelJoan P. LeemhorstMaleska
Tue May 1, 199050DStunted treeMichael A. RampinoMaleska
Tue Aug 29, 198930ACleanseHarold B. CountsMaleska
Wed Sep 21, 198828DSecond-stringerCharles E. GerschMaleska
Sun Aug 2, 198741ACancelJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sun Apr 7, 19851ABench warmerCharles M. DeberMaleska
Sun Apr 29, 198463DClean upLouis BaronMaleska
Mon Dec 19, 19831AAbort a missionReidMaleska
Thu May 26, 19835DCancel a launchBernice GordonMaleska
Sat Dec 18, 19821DBench warmerI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Fri Mar 27, 198118AKind of team or brushRobert KatzMaleska
Fri May 9, 198014DKind of pine or oakRaymond F. EisnerMaleska
Mon May 7, 197948DPostpone a rocket launchMorton BraunMaleska
Tue Apr 17, 197930DSecond-string playerSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Mon Dec 25, 19784DStunted treeC. J. AngioMaleska
Mon Jun 28, 19765AStunted treeSidney L. RobbinsWeng
Tue Jan 27, 197622DCancel, as a blastoffDorothea E. ShippWeng
Tue Nov 18, 197532ABenchwarmerEvelyn BenshoofWeng
Wed May 7, 197524DDo brush workSamalinWeng
Wed May 8, 19741AKind of brushSara V. TuckermanWeng
Tue Nov 6, 197350DCancel, as a missionUnknownWeng
Wed May 30, 19735ASecond-stringerUnknownWeng
Wed Dec 8, 197126DLow treesUnknownWeng
Fri Jan 1, 197111DClean upUnknownWeng
Fri Aug 14, 19705AKind of brushUnknownWeng
Tue Jul 28, 197032DClean floorsUnknownWeng
Fri Jun 5, 197025DSecond-stringerUnknownWeng
Sun Aug 10, 196946DSecond-stringerKirk DoddWeng
Sun Jun 15, 19695AStunted treeJohn D. OwensWeng
Sat Jan 18, 196947DCancel, as a space launch.UnknownWeng
Sun Apr 21, 196881DUndersized.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Wed Apr 26, 19673DType of team.Lois HillisFarrar
Sun May 9, 196552DUnsung athlete.Sidney LambertFarrar
Wed Jul 10, 196325DSubstitute player.UnknownFarrar
Sat Feb 9, 196319DClean.Jan and Mike DubinFarrar
Fri Jan 4, 196325DDo some housework.S. A. KayFarrar
Mon Nov 12, 19625ABrushwood.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 6, 1961110AType of team.Christine ValenceFarrar
Mon Feb 20, 19611APlayer not on the regular team.UnknownFarrar
Thu Oct 6, 19609ATeam of non-regulars.UnknownFarrar
Sat Sep 24, 19601AStunted trees and shrubs.UnknownFarrar
Mon May 16, 196033DUndersized.UnknownFarrar
Tue Oct 13, 195929DStunted tree.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jul 22, 195912DSecond team.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Wed Jan 21, 19595ASecond team.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sat Jan 10, 195926DKind of team.Roberta MorseFarrar
Fri Oct 17, 195859ASub-varsity team.J. F. KellyFarrar
Fri Oct 10, 195822DRub clean.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Thu Jan 16, 195841AUndersized.Ruth L. RutkayFarrar
Sun Jun 2, 195775AUndersized.Bernice GordonFarrar
Tue Mar 19, 19575AVarsity hopeful.Helen SmathersFarrar
Sun Jan 20, 195784D___ team.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Thu Jun 7, 19565AInferior.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Mon Mar 19, 195624AImpromptu, as a game.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Thu Feb 24, 195518APlayer not on the regular team.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 2, 195320DSubstitute player.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sun Jul 12, 1953113ASecond team.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Tue Nov 18, 195243DSecond team.UnknownFarrar
Fri Mar 28, 195244AArea covered with low trees or shrubs.UnknownFarrar
Fri Sep 7, 195145ADwarf tree area.UnknownFarrar
Fri May 18, 19511AAn impromptu team.UnknownFarrar
Sun Dec 24, 19445ASand-lot team.C. E. NoelFarrar
Sun May 23, 194311DThicket.George BucklerFarrar