Definition of drag bunt in English:

drag bunt

Syllabification: drag bunt

noun

  • Baseball A bunt, usually by a left-handed batter, that is hit down the first baseline.
    More example sentences
    • A right-handed hitter, he will be even more of a threat when he can execute a push bunt as well as a drag bunt.
    • Lefties tend to fall off to the third base side of the mound after throwing; that gives him more room to lay down a drag bunt between the mound and first base.
    • That's what he did - a perfect drag bunt - and small ball, suddenly, was no joke.

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