Examples of triple play in a Sentence
The batter hit into a triple play.
They turned a triple play in the first inning.
Recent Examples of triple play from the Web
Tulane threatened to get more in the inning, but Houston centerfielder Grayson Padgett made a running over-the-shoulder catch on Luke Glancy's rocket to deep center, and the Cougars were able to get the ball in quickly for a spectacular triple play.
With two on and no outs in the fifth, Bregman bounced Ramirez a 5-4 double play, but no throw for a triple play was possible.
Then Like Now The classic triple play—call it the boomer bundle—included many TV channels, broadband internet and a landline.
Skoglund had managed to avoid early trouble, nearly getting a triple play in the second inning, but walked Aaron Hicks to start the fourth.
The Brewers turned a triple play in the second game of the doubleheader What a crazy day.
Tulane turned its first triple play in 13 years in the eighth inning.
The Astros scored all nine runs after the triple play, too, momentarily rendering Gattis' gaffe moot.
With Mark McGwire at the plate, the Diamondbacks turn the first triple play in club history during the fifth inning of their May 31 game against the St. Louis Cardinals.
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baseball : a play in which the team in the field causes three runners to be put out
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