Examples of third base in a Sentence
a runner on third base
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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.
On June 2, Oakland's Dustin Fowler ran through a stop sign at third base and tried to score from first on a double.
Miguel Rojas underwent a CT scan on his left hand as planned on Monday, but was in the starting lineup at third base.
Rolen is the fifth-best defender ever at third base according to one analytics site, Fangraphs, and in the top 20 of all time by traditional stats such as fielding percentage.
Auburn would throw Horvath out at third base later in the play, but the run had already scored.
Grant Johnson, a Mott senior, was playing even with the bag at third base.
After working out of some first-inning trouble, aided by at strikeout/throwout double play at third base, Leake seemed to be in cruise control.
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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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