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
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.
Urshela, playing second base for the first time in the majors, made a diving stop behind the bag of Manny Machado's ground ball.
The other second base finalists are the Minnesota Twins' Brian Dozier (a .993 fielding percentage in 152 games in the field) and the Boston Red Sox's Dustin Pedroia (.995 in 98 games).
Now an important utility man, Gonzalez appeared at first base, second base, third base, shortstop, left field and right field this season.
Keuchel last year was the first Astro to win a Gold Glove at his position three consecutive years since Hall of Famer Craig Biggio won four in a row second base from 1994 to 1997.
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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
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