Examples of third base in a Sentence
a runner on third base
Recent Examples of third base from the Web
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.
The infield defense doesn’t merely improve with Longoria taking over third base.
The rocket is powered by two boosters, along with a third based upon the company’s workhorse Falcon 9.
Cozart will likely play third base for the Angels, as Andrelton Simmons—the Angels everyday shortstop last season—is one of the best defensive players in all of baseball.
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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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