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ball game

Translation of ball game in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • (game with ball) juego (masculine) de pelota; (baseball game) (American English/inglés norteamericano) partido (masculine) de béisbol; (US football game) (American English/inglés norteamericano) partido (masculine) de fútbol or (Central America/América Central) (Mexico/México) futbol americano no ball games prohibido jugar a la pelota it's a whole new ball game [colloquial/familiar] ha cambiado totalmente el panorama
    Example sentences
    • According to David Block's new book Baseball Before We Knew It, the game may be traced to a continental ball game called la soule.
    • They also have big youth memberships and an estimated 1500 youngsters are now playing the oval ball game in the county.
    • This may be the first huge step in rectifying the small ball game in a county where stones at the side of roads are reserved for footballers.
    Example sentences
    • I had not played in a major league ball game since July 1952.
    • Otherwise you can pitch me every day if you feel I can help you win a ball game.
    • ‘I entered the ball game late for defense at first base, replacing Nate Colbert in the eighth inning’ Fairly, 65, said.

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