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
Rounding second base and barreling for third, Yankees rookie Gleyber Torres lost his left shoe and was subsequently tagged out in an effort to bag his first career triple.
Hiura alternated between second base and DH after the first week of May, and ultimately logged 15 games at second for the Mudcats.
For decades, Rizzo’s slide was the type of play seen in nearly every baseball game, though admittedly usually at second base and not at home.
Here are some finer points of the extra-inning rule: - The runner who starts at second base and scores is an unearned run.
With courtesy runner Jackson Head on second base and Dylan Wilson on first base, No.
Fister's solid work was spoiled by two pickoffs at second base and a bobble by Rougned Odor on a potential double-play grounder.
Scioscia also opted to not start Ian Kinsler, who's batting .205, moving Cozart to second base and inserting Jefry Marte at third.
And in the seventh inning of Friday’s game, with the Orioles clinging to a 6-3 lead, Orioles manager Buck Showalter pulled Cobb and turned to Mychal Givens to face Betts with a runner at second base and one out.
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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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