Examples of third base in a Sentence
a runner on third base
Recent Examples of third base from the Web
On a night when a lot went right for Houston, also credit third base coach Gary Pettis, who's been having quite a postseason.
Waived around by always aggressive Astros third base coach Gary Pettis, Reddick scored from first on the play, his slide beating Yasiel Puig's rocket arm.
The star of the story is Justin Jirschele, the son of Royals third base coach Mike Jirschele.
The Astros also agreed to terms with New York Yankees third base coach Joe Espada to replace Alex Cora as bench coach.
Brian Anderson likely would take over at third base if the Marlins can find a taker for Prado.
Frazier made a diving stop at third base on an RBI groundout by Robbie Grossman in the fifth that tied it 1-all.
After opening the inning by hitting Miguel Montero with a pitch, Hernández reached on an infield single on a roller to third base.
Michael Chavis, yet another high-level third base prospect in the Red Sox organization, hit a solo homer in the first inning, his 13th since joining Portland in late June.
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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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