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field grounders

tv. to look downward for cigarette or cigar butts. Stink in school unless you want to end up flipping burgers and fielding grounders.
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In the second half Al Diyafah were able to score through a Josanto grounder, courtesy of a well-connected cross from Ali Shehabi.
3rd Baseman gets down on both knees, which forces him to get his hands out in front of his body, and fields grounders hit by the infield coach.
Seo faced the minimum number of batters over the next four innings, pitching around a single by Luis Gonzalez, which trickled up the line and caromed off third base, by getting another doubleplay grounder from Garrett Atkins in the fifth.
Drew put the Dodgers ahead to stay with a fielder's choice grounder, easily beating the relay throw to first.
They got consecutive, one-out doubles by Lofton and Garciaparra to cut the deficit to 3-2 and, after a Hendrickson wild-pitched Garciaparra to third, a run-scoring grounder to second by Drew with the Brewers infield at normal depth.
I can't get my hands on the grounder because it's got all kinds of crazy backspin.
This time, there was a runner at first with two outs in the top of the eighth of a 3-3 game when Pierzynski hit a hard grounder back at Escobar, who turned and knocked the ball down with his backside.
Santana gave up a home run to Jeter to lead off the seventh, got Rodriguez on a grounder to short and was finished.
With his bullpen fresh, Scioscia immediately went to his bullpen, summoning Shields, who got out of the inning when he got Matsui on a grounder to first.
With one on and one out, Izturis couldn't handle Gerald Laird's grounder and the Rangers suddenly had runners on second and third with one out and the top of the order due up.
With Young on third, Colon appeared he'd get out of it when Soriano hit a routine grounder to third.
But Cordeiro induced Kenny Perez to ground into a run-scoring 5-3 double play, and got Alex Frazier to hit into a game-ending grounder to third for his 17th save.
Johnny Damon followed with a grounder to first baseman Erstad, who was playing deep.
A double-steal put tworunners in scoring position, and both charged home on well-placed grounders up the first-base line by Tiffany Lookabill and Alex Bates.
A double-steal put two runners in scoring position, and both charged home on well-placed grounders up the first-base line by Tiffany Lookabill and Alex Bates.