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third baseman

n. Baseball
The infielder stationed near third base.
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Noun1.third baseman - (baseball) the person who plays third base
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!"
softball game, softball - a game closely resembling baseball that is played on a smaller diamond and with a ball that is larger and softer
infielder - (baseball) a person who plays a position in the infield
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To complete the primary responsibilities, the 3rd baseman stays at his bag for a possible tag play, while the left fielder and pitcher back up any throw that might come to 3rd base.
He will use his stories from his career as a shortstop and 3rd baseman for the Baltimore Orioles to illustrate how to become successful.
Cutting and running the ball in (call from 3rd baseman).
Contrast this with having your 1st or 3rd baseman run your cutoffs.
After the 3rd baseman catches the ball, she will throw it the 2nd baseman and follow the ball (Diag.
The signal is given to the 3rd baseman from the dugout, just as in a game, and the 3rd baseman relaying the sign to the infielders.
Ground ball to left of 3rd baseman and SS, and to right of 2nd baseman and 1st baseman.
What should the catcher do when the 3rd baseman fields a bunt with a runner on 1st?
3rd Baseman: A coach hits slow ground balls to the 3rd baseman, who fields the ball and throws to the 1st baseman.
If the 3rd baseman feels that the runner can be picked off by the catcher or pitcher, he should raise his hands as though signalling a touchdown.