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
Junis hopped out of the ball’s path as Royals shortstop Alcides Escobar, shifted to the right side of the infield, dived to his right to knock the ball down behind second base.
Jonathan Villar, who has good speed, broke off second base and was waved home by third-base coach Ed Sedar but stumbled after rounding the bag and went back to the base.
All three runs came in to score on the play, which ended with Lettieri trotting towards second base with stand-up double.
During the first week of the season, Cabrera would get to second base after a double, pound his chest and do a little shimmy.
From then on, the only Yankee to reach was shortstop Didi Gregorius, who walked but was thrown out trying to swipe second base by Sisco to end the fourth.
Panik got his first start at second base on June 22, 2014.
In her first action since injuring her left shoulder sliding into second base against Alabama on March 18, Snow went 0 for 2 with a sacrifice bunt, fielded a ground ball on an infield single to the shortstop and tagged a runner out stealing.
Tyler Yang hangs out at second base for the Mission Hills High baseball team until late in games.
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First Known Use of second base
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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
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