Definition of triple play in English:

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triple play


A defensive play in which three runners are put out.
Example sentences
  • Every one of these major league unassisted triple plays was performed by an infielder.
  • It is interesting to note that in the history of major league baseball, only one team has ever turned two triple plays in one game.
  • I am confused about the number of unassisted triple plays that have been recorded in major league history.
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