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Base hit   /beɪs hɪt/   Listen
Base hit

(baseball) the successful act of striking a baseball in such a way that the batter reaches base safely.  Synonym: safety.

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"Base hit" Quotes from Famous Books

... been a joke that would have caused a laugh all through the corridors of time if the White Sox had achieved a triumph with only one base hit, but the fact remains it was their own fault they did not do so. Their only safe hit was made by Ray Demmitt, the Tiger discard, who has not yet worn a Sox uniform long enough to forget the first use ...
— News Writing - The Gathering , Handling and Writing of News Stories • M. Lyle Spencer

Words linked to "Base hit" :   double, safety, homer, home run, triple, bingle, baseball game, single, two-bagger, three-bagger, baseball, two-baser, hit, three-base hit

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