baseball field

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: field - the baseball playing fieldbaseball field - the baseball playing field    
ballpark, park - a facility in which ball games are played (especially baseball games); "take me out to the ballpark"
baseball diamond, infield, diamond - the area of a baseball field that is enclosed by 3 bases and home plate
box - any one of several designated areas on a ball field where the batter or catcher or coaches are positioned; "the umpire warned the batter to stay in the batter's box"
outfield - the area of a baseball playing field beyond the lines connecting the bases
athletic field, playing area, playing field, field - a piece of land prepared for playing a game; "the home crowd cheered when Princeton took the field"
foul line - lines through 1st and 3rd base indicating the boundaries of a baseball field
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In 1950, rule 1.09 stated that the pitcher's plate shall be on a mound 15 inches high.
The granite obelisk making Richmond's perfect game is located near the spot that was the pitcher's plate - no mound back then - at the Agricultural Grounds, where the Worcesters - no fancy nickname for our team back then - played their home games.
Staying in contact with the pitcher's plate (back foot must be touching).