ground rule double

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ground rule double

n. Baseball
A double awarded to a batter when a batted ball bounces and goes over, strikes and goes over, or is touched by a player and goes over an outfield wall.
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Brian McCanns RBI ground-rule double in the fifth ended an 0-for-20 slump before Altuve snapped an 0-for-12 skid with a 2-run single later in the inning.
Bethencourt singled in Filotei and Amaya singled home Narea before Polanco hit a ground-rule double that scored Bethencourt.
The Mets appeared to catch a break in the eighth, when Goldschmidt's homer was ruled a ground-rule double.
Pinch runner Kyle Hudson was on second base when Reimold hit a ground-rule double, tying the game at 3-3, moving the WE for the Orioles from 14 percent to 61 percent, or a wWPA of 47 percent.
Jeter connected to open the third and had a ground-rule double an inning later, driving in Granderson, who hit an RBI triple.
Polanco circled the bases but the" umpires called it a ground-rule double and sent Polanco back to second.
Boston, tied with Oakland for the AL wild-card lead, made it six defeats out seven for Angels when Offerman lined a ground-rule double.
Narea and Miguel Amaya each walked with one out before Filiere hit a ground-rule double to get the Ems within 7-4.
Right fielder Jared Chisholm delivered Buckley when his shot to right bounced over the fence for a ground-rule double.
The 21-year-old rookie didn't encounter trouble again until the fifth, when Roberts hit a ground-rule double with one out.
Mitchell hit a ground-rule double that drove in two runs and Yeiler Peguero followed with a two-run single as Eugene took a 7-1 lead.
Crawford's ground-rule double into deep right field scored Ramirez, who had stolen second.