infielder infielder  /ˈɪn ˌfil dər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) (baseball) a person who plays a position in the infield

Usage(s):

  1. Zim hit 15 homers as a reserve infielder for the talented squad that finally got passed the Yankees, 4-2, in the World Series.
  2. He may not be a household name outside the minor leagues, but this infielder could help lead Canada to a medal in baseball.
  3. Zim hit 15 homers as a reserve infielder for the talented squad that finally got passed the Yankees, 4-2, in the World Series.

News

  1. State sports briefs

    BASEBALL Ficociello, Moore sign Infielder Dominic Ficociello and pitcher Brandon Moore have become the latest Arkansas players to sign professional contracts after being picked in the major-league baseball amateur draft last weekend.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

  2. Padres acquire infielder Ciriaco from Boston

    The Padres on Friday acquired infielder Pedro Ciriaco from the Red Sox for a player to be named or cash considerations.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Major League Baseball

  3. Red Sox send infielder Ciriaco to Padres

    BOSTON (AP) -- The Boston Red Sox traded infielder Pedro Ciriaco to the San Diego Padres for a player to be named or cash.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: The Associated Press via Yahoo! Sports

Quotes

  1. "We expect Aaron to provide significant versatility and flexibility to our roster," said Cubs GM Jim Hendry. "He handles the bat well from both sides of the plate and is a skillful middle infielder who has added third base and all three...
    on Dec 31, 2008 By: Jim Hendry Source: Chicago Daily Herald

  2. "Both runners should just stay at third base and you let the infielder tag him out," Maddon said. "The runner that's already been there is entitled to the bag. The other guy's out."
    on Apr 12, 2007 By: Joe Maddon Source: USA Today

  3. "Hank is coming along good," said Rangers skipper Ron Washington. "He's making all the adjustments and almost looking like a first baseman. It won't take Hank long. He's already an infielder, he's just moving to the other side. He's got an...
    on May 22, 2008 By: Ron Washington Source: Sports Network

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