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.
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Sandy Leon reached in the Red Sox fifth when A’s shortstop Marcus Semien ranged into shallow center field and dropped a popup trying to make an over-the-shoulder catch.
Sandy Leon reached in the Red Sox fifth when A's shortstop Marcus Semien ranged into shallow center field and dropped a popup trying to make an over-the-shoulder catch.
Denham Springs Karlie Galloway led off the sixth inning with a home run to straight away center field, but starter Grace O'Berry retired the next three batters in order to end the inning.
Even Jorge Soler’s two-out double to deep center field in the seventh inning went for naught.
In the field: In the fourth, the Tigers had a miscommunication in shallow center field, as a blooper fell between Martin, Iglesias and Machado, and then catcher James McCann could not handle a bunt, loading the bases with nobody out.
The visitors broke a 1-1 tie against Springside Chestnut Hill (8-6, 2-2) in the fifth on Chris Newell’s triple to right-center field and Jordan Dissin’s sacrifice fly to left.
Kampes then stepped in and drilled an Koehn offering deep to center field, just shy of the 370-foot sign.
Thomas finished 2-for-3 with an RBI and threw out a runner at the plate from center field.
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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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