Examples of third base in a Sentence
a runner on third base
Recent Examples of third base from the Web
Bregman whacked his leg on one headfirst dive toward the stands in foul ground behind third base and came up empty.
But third base is more of a competition through four weeks of fall practice.
Robinson Chirinos made a key play in the seventh, picking off Yonder Alonso at third base for the second out of the inning to help Barnette escape in a 1-1 tie.
Jeimer Candelario looks like a regular at third base.
Of the 30 postseason games in Rays history, all 30 have featured Longoria starting at third base.
Expect the Phillies to engage the Orioles on Manny Machado, who is the perfect candidate to replace the underwhelming Maikel Franco at third base.
If the Orioles do move Machado to shortstop, there’s no clear heir at third base.
Valentine was a third base coach for the Mets, made his managerial debut in 1985 with the Rangers and took over the Mets in 1996, leading them to consecutive postseasons, including the 2000 World Series.
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First Known Use of third base
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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