Examples of center field in a Sentence
a fly ball to center field
She used to be a shortstop but now she plays center field.
Recent Examples of center field from the Web
This time, however, Altman dropped the ball right over the second baseman’s head into shallow center field.
Chase Field is home of baseball's Arizona Diamondbacks and the field is set up with one end zone along the first-base line and the other in left and center field.
Kipnis played some center field late in the season.
And while Marlins Park has a home run sculpture in center field after the home team hits a home run, the Brewers have a gigantic slide their mascot Bernie Brewer rides down after the home team hits one out of the yard.
The Indians beat us with Bradley Zimmer in center field.
The lefthanded hitting Dodgers left fielder capitalized on a rare Verlander mistake, belting a hanging slider out to right-center field to tie the game.
After Rondon struck out Logan Forsythe, Hernandez hit a first-pitch slider 390 feet to the first row of fans in right-center field.
Sure enough, Sanchez drove a 99 mph fastball to right-center field to score Judge and Gregorius for the winning runs.
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First Known Use of center field
CENTER FIELD Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of center field for English Language Learners
: the part of the baseball outfield between right field and left field; also : the position of the player defending center field
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