Examples of second base in a Sentence
He slid into second base.
He used to play second base for the Red Sox.
Recent Examples of second base from the Web
In nine innings, a collection of five pitchers did not allow a Blue Jays base runner to reach second base.
That came one night after Headley fell down between first and second base, only to reach second safely when the Astros’ relay throw curiously went to first instead.
Phillips ranged to his right, snagged the ball, and made a no-look toss behind his back to shortstop Eugenio Suarez for the inning-ending force-out at second base.
Creating this second base editor was harder than the first because an equivalent to the cytidine deaminase used by Dr Liu, which would be needed to pull it off, does not exist in nature.
Bezos and his lieutenants may be reacting to our extreme political, social and cultural polarization by seeking a second base in a red state such as Texas.
The story of Reds second base prospect Shed Long and the story of the baseball minor leagues, the long, winding path to big-league fame, fortune and glory.
The man with nothing but his baseball cap, matching Stars and Stripes biker shorts and socks and some black shoes was quickly swarmed by secruit behind second base.
SS Francisco Lindor picked off second base with another runner on base and DH Edwin Encarnacion batting in first inning.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'second base.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
First Known Use of second base
SECOND BASE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of second base for English Language Learners
baseball : the base that must be touched second by a base runner; also : the position of the player who defends the area near second base
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up second base? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).