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.
For a fourth consecutive season, Detroit Tigers second baseman Ian Kinsler has been named an American League Gold Glove Award finalist at second base.
And so young Roem also took up the sport, playing second base for Little League teams and getting taunted by teammates for being awkward and effeminate.
Carlos Correa, the Astros’ shortstop who ran out to left field to handle the relay, needed only to throw to second base to nail Headley for the first out of the inning.
Walker was steady in the field, making one error in 188 1/3 innings at second base.
Scalise, 51, was standing at second base when the shooting erupted, witnesses said.
Hosmer saw a first-pitch curveball from Boshers and ripped a single to center field, scoring Gore from second base.
But Britton got Darwin Barney to hit a sharp bouncer to second base and Schoop made a perfect throw to cut down Pillar at the plate.
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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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