Examples of third base in a Sentence
a runner on third base
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Alex Bregman played shortstop, Yuli Gurriel played third base and Tyler White played first.
The Angels had runners on second base and third base with two outs in the third inning, so Dodgers manager Dave Roberts elected to intentionally walk Trout and take his chances with cleanup hitter Justin Upton.
That’s only happened once ever: Jerry Royster had a minus-4 WAR for the Atlanta Braves in 1977, hitting .216 in 445 at-bats and committing 28 errors between shortstop, second base and third base.
Prado was in Miami’s lineup Thursday night at third base and hitting fifth.
Javier Baez, who was named National League Player of the Week, will start at third base and bat fifth.
It could be exemplified by moments like the routine grounder in the fourth inning between shortstop and third base.
After Jansen stranded the tying run at third base, Bellinger boomed a solo shot for insurance in the bottom of the inning.
So perhaps that was why, as Romine brushed himself off at third base, the crusty backup catcher allowed himself a broad grin toward his teammates in the nearby dugout.
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THIRD BASE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of third base for English Language Learners
baseball : the base that must be touched third by a base runner; also : the position of the player who defends the area near third base
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