force-out force-out


  • (n) a putout of a base runner who is required to run; the putout is accomplished by holding the ball while touching the base to which the runner must advance before the runner reaches that base



  • Pilots on pace for best regular-season in franchise history

    With the bases loaded and one out Monday night, Peninsula Pilots center fielder Bill Cullen hit a slow roller to shortstop. The Morehead City Marlins converted the routine force-out at second, but Cullen beat the relay to avoid an inning-ending double play.
    on August 21, 2013     Source: Daily Press

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