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
Earlier this season, at Great American Ball Park, Carpenter hit a deep fly ball to center field and Hamilton jumped next to the fence to make a grab.
Alfaro lined a two-run double in the fourth inning to open a 4-0 lead and crushed a solo homer to straightaway center field in the sixth.
Austin Hedges was intentionally walked before A.J. Ellis’ fly out to deep center field left.
Dee Gordon has excelled defensively at second base in Cano's absence after moving back to his old position from center field.
Huntsville won it in walk-off fashion when Brett Butler singled to center field, scoring Daniel Nixon, who had walked and stole second.
David Hamilton scored Hibbeler from third on a sacrifice fly to deep center field.
Senior first baseman Tyler Gulley's fly ball to center field would have ended the scare, but the ball was dropped and Kavanagh scored.
That summer, back at the Hamptons and playing a softball game with Mort Zuckerman, Carl Bernstein, and other members of the summer set, Emery broke his leg on a routine fly ball to 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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