50 Common Baseball Slang Terms

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A pitch hit for a home run
Batter whose job is to get on base for other hitters to drive him in
A rundown
A running catch made just above the fielder's shoe tops
A base
The alley between outfielders
Catcher's equipment
A small ballpark that favors hitters
A fly ball that is an easy catch by a fielder
A team's best starting pitcher
Refers to a good fastball
An inside pitch that almost hits a batter
When a pitcher throws the ball over the edge of the plate
A home run
A pitch delivered when there is a full count
A play in which the base runner hits the bag a split-second before the ball arrives or vice versa
Last place
A ball hit to a fielder during practice
A line drive that doesn't change height after initial contact
A strikeout
A double play going from third to second to first
A soft ground ball that finds its way between infielders for a base hit
When a fielder catches a ball with his glove near belt level
The batter after the on-deck hitter
A batting average of .200
Third base
A left-handed pitcher
An amateur play or behavior
A ground ball that hits in front of home plate (or off of it) and takes a large hop over the infielder's head or is high enough for the batter to reach first
The deciding game of a series
A double play
Curve ball
A player who fills in at many positions
The highest level in the stadium seating area
Pitcher's mound
A hitter's power zone
When a hitter gets a pitch near his hands, or when a pitcher gets himself in trouble
When a batter hits the ball hard
When a batter hits a single, double, triple and home run in the same game
Base runners in scoring position
An outstanding catch by a fielder
A pitch that appears to be out of the strike zone, then breaks back over the plate
A relief pitcher who usually enters the game in the 7th or 8th inning before the closer
When a batter is called out on strikes
A team's relief pitcher who finishes the game
The part of the bat just a few inches down from end of the barrel
The fourth batter in the lineup
Pivot men at second base will get the force out call by the umpire if their foot is close to the base before they throw to first
Starting pitchers whose victories tend to end losing streaks
A brief stay in the majors

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