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an instance of putting out a batter or base runner in a baseball game.
[1880–85, Amer.]
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Of course, there were diving catches, slides across the plate, stolen bases and put-outs, but that's just the way they play, every game, every time.
"Defense is our key," said Stacy, who had five put-outs at second base.