Examples of grounder in a Sentence
He hit a grounder to the shortstop.
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Pinch-hitter Giancarlo Stanton hit a wicked grounder that caromed off the glove of Shaw at third to shortstop Orlando Arcia, who made a strong one-hop throw to first to get him.
The first hitter VerHagen faced was Blue Jays centerfielder Kevin Pillar, who hit a grounder to Jeimer Candelario at third.
Picture it: Michael Martinez’s grounder gets through and the Indians win Game 7.
Altuve was in perfect position for the final out, a grounder by Corey Seager to the 5-foot-6 second baseman.
Moreland then hit a sharp grounder to second that scored Betts.
Knowles never would have gotten the chance if first baseman Gene Tenace hadn’t booted Ed Kranepool’s grounder with two outs in the ninth.
Travis Taijeron’s run-scoring grounder put the Mets in front in the fourth, but the Cubs went ahead to stay with four runs in the bottom of the inning.
That inning began with emergency closer Jeremy Jeffress being a fraction late covering the bag on Ian Happ's grounder to first, a play the Brewers unsuccessfully challenged and led to the tying run.
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