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

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