The straight-line path from one base to the next, defined by the position of the base runner while a play is being made.
More example sentences
- If we wanted to measure how fast you knock guys around the base paths, we could use OBP with runners on base.
- And, his skill on the base paths, while not always recorded in the box score, helped the Dodgers win games.
- In two and a half years, North was in the major leagues, wowing everyone with his speed in center field and on the base paths.