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|Noun||1.||baseball play - (baseball) a play executed by a baseball team|
baseball, baseball game - a ball game played with a bat and ball between two teams of nine players; teams take turns at bat trying to score runs; "he played baseball in high school"; "there was a baseball game on every empty lot"; "there was a desire for National League ball in the area"; "play ball!"
maneuver, manoeuvre, play - a deliberate coordinated movement requiring dexterity and skill; "he made a great maneuver"; "the runner was out on a play by the shortstop"
double play - the act of getting two players out on one play
triple play - the act of getting three players out on one play
pick-off - a baseball play in which a base runner is caught off base and tagged out
squeeze play - a baseball play in which a runner on third base tries to score as the batter bunts the pitch