Definition of double steal in English:

double steal

Syllabification: dou·ble steal


  • A play in which two base runners each steal a base.
    More example sentences
    • They're seldom tempted with runners on first and third to attempt a double steal, which once accounted for many thefts of home by even less gifted runners.
    • The past four seasons, Piniella's Mariners teams led the American League in stolen bases, attempted steals, steals of third and double steals.
    • None of the times I stole home was on the back end of a double steal.

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