three-bagger

noun
three-bag·​ger | \ ˈthrē-ˈba-gər How to pronounce three-bagger (audio) \
plural three-baggers

Definition of three-bagger

baseball, informal
: triple sense 2 Former Milwaukee shortstop Jose Valentin snapped a 3-3 tie with a two-run triple in the seventh inning … . Valentin … ripped his three-bagger into the rightfield corner against right-hander Bob Scanlan.Associated Press

First Known Use of three-bagger

1876, in the meaning defined above

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“Three-bagger.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/three-bagger. Accessed 15 Oct. 2021.

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