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base runner

Syllabification: base run·ner

Entry from US English dictionary

(also baserunner)

Definition of base runner in English:

noun

Baseball
A player on the team at bat who is on a base, or running between bases.

Derivatives

base-running

1
(or baserunning) noun

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