groundball : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n (baseball) a hit that travels along the ground
News & Articles
- Pitchers shine in Spinners' opener
NORWICH, CONN. -- Three Lowell Spinners pitchers combined for 15 strikeouts and the team took advantage of a booted groundball in the ninth inning to score the only run of the game, as the Spinners opened the 2013 season with a 1-0 squeaker over the
June 18, 2013 - The Eagle-Tribune
- Manny Acta in CBC.ca
A groundball is a groundball,said Indians manager Manny Acta. "He played enough shortstop here last year; he just made an error at the wrong time. You feel bad for the kid, but we win as a team, and we lose as a team."
- Ryan Howard in New York Times
Derek Lowe'sa tough guy to hit,Howard said. "He was on his game. He'sa groundball pitcher. I don't know if he has a magnet in there to keep it down or whatever. Give him credit."
- Noah Lowry in ESPN
That's something you live for,said Lowry, who walked five during an erratically effective start. "That's what this game is all about -- those battles. As we all know, he's a great hitter. We were just trying to get a groundball, and we got...