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
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.
But five years is still a long time to wait for a triple play of joy.
And to cap off the triple play, Migos’ latest also darts 12-9 on Mainstream R&B/Hip-Hop, scoring a 6 percent bump in plays for the week.
After Stephen Vogt, Christian Yelich and Jonathan Villar all singled in the sixth inning, Travis Shaw stepped to the plate only to fall victim to a crazy triple play.
Second baseman Ian Kinsler took his feed and made a quick turn for the second out, and his throw to first narrowly beat Pillar for the Tigers' first triple play since Aug. 1, 2001.
The triple play also makes Cardi B one of only six women to post three simultaneous top 10s at any point in her career.
The smart money is on a triple play to preserve it in the 19th inning or at last call, whatever comes first.
The unusual celestial triple play begins early Friday evening, reports Weather.com.
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TRIPLE PLAY Defined for English Language Learners
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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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