Examples of pop fly in a Sentence
He hit a high pop fly to the second baseman.
Recent Examples of pop fly from the Web
Cashner got a strikeout and a pop fly to put him one batter away from a trip back into the dugout, but Duda scooped a single to left field to score Soler, and then Whit Merrifield doubled to right field to put two in scoring position.
Anthony Prato was on third, and the batter hit a pop fly to shallow right field.
Jesús Aguilar followed with a pop fly to shallow center that Frazier gloved for the out, and Cain made the risky decision to try and tag and score from third.
The inning almost ended on a pop fly to shallow left.
Jansen gave up two unearned runs, when shortstop Corey Seager overthrew first base (an error), Seager slipped and fell while chasing a pop fly (no error) and second baseman Chase Utley overthrew first base (an error).
Dodgers shortstop Corey Seager was checked on by trainers after slipping while chasing a pop fly.
Third baseman Maikel Franco couldn’t glove a chopper by Rodriguez, who scored two batters later when Starling Marte’s pop fly fell between center fielder Odubel Herrera and backpedaling second baseman Cesar Hernandez.
Three batters later, Bella Breaud hit a pop fly, but after the out, a throwing error allowed Bernard to score giving the Cardinals a 3-0 lead.
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POP FLY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of pop fly for English Language Learners
baseball : a very high fly ball that does not go very far
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