Examples of putout in a Sentence
The shortstop fielded the grounder and threw to first base for the putout.
Recent Examples of putout from the Web
The 45-year-old Rodriguez holds major league records for games caught (2,427) and putouts by a catcher (12,376).
As the game began, Ripken lightheartedly raced Brady Anderson onto the field, then made the first putout of the game, ranging back and to his right to catch a pop-up down the left-field line.
The Padres’ Wil Myers is the most popular person at Petco Park when the top of an inning ends with a putout at first base.
Scherzer said the chopper was nearly a routine 1-3 putout.
Texeira is the program’s all-time leader in batting average (.405), slugging percentage (.759), on-base percentage (.543), runs (159), home runs (47), RBI (190), total bases (420), walks (147) and defensive putouts (1,191).
Cuthbert adjusted his stretch to complete the putout.
Hirsh, who is Ramona's catcher, had six putouts and an assist.
In a span of 15 minutes, Dulaney went from producing remarkable, game-saving putouts with two runners on base to then enduring a long, agonizing walk back to the parking lot where the bus awaited.
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First Known Use of putout
Definition of put out
- put the fire out
Examples of put out in a Sentence
despite putting out her best effort, she was unable to beat her longtime tennis rival
put out the campfire before leaving
First Known Use of put out
put out Synonyms
Synonymsapply, exercise, ply, exert, wield
Antonymsfire, ignite, inflame (also enflame), kindle, light
Related Wordsemploy, use, utilize; abuse, misapply, misuse
Near Antonymsappease, conciliate, mollify, oblige, pacify, placate, propitiate; delight, gladden, gratify, please, satisfy; assure, cheer, comfort, console, content, quiet, reassure, solace, soothe
PUTOUT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of putout for English Language Learners
baseball : an action that causes a batter or runner on the opposite team to be out
PUTOUT Defined for Kids
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