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Can you name the 50 Common Baseball Slang Terms?

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

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