Synonyms for force play

Synonyms for (noun) force play

Synonyms: force, force out, force play, force-out

Definition: a putout of a base runner who is required to run; the putout is accomplished by holding the ball while touching the base to which the runner must advance before the runner reaches that base

Usage: the shortstop got the runner at second on a force

Similar words: putout

Definition: an out resulting from a fielding play (not a strikeout)

Usage: the first baseman made 15 putouts

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