two-base hit

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n two-base hit a base hit on which the batter stops safely at second base "he hit a double to deep centerfield"
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Usage

In literature:

Pannell hit the second slow ball for two bases.
"The Redheaded Outfield and Other Baseball Stories" by Zane Grey
In each of the last two games he made a base hit and a run.
"Letters to His Children" by Theodore Roosevelt
Speaker of Boston becomes a member of the high honor group by being the leading batter of two-base hits.
"Spalding's Official Baseball Guide - 1913"
Ken over-ran it, and the hit gave Dale two bases.
"The Young Pitcher" by Zane Grey
They slammed out two terrific hits, and, as there were men on bases, the most was made of them.
"Baseball Joe in the Big League" by Lester Chadwick
If on 2 B., that means two-base hit, which puts him on second base.
"Harper's Round Table, October 22, 1895" by Various
If he had let the ball roll into the crowd in centre field, the Cub could have made only two bases on the hit, according to the ground rules.
"Pitching in a Pinch" by Christy Mathewson
He had a strike and two balls called on him, and then sent a clean hit between first and second bases.
"The Rover Boys on a Tour" by Arthur M. Winfield
The visitors now came to bat again, and the first ball Winters pitched was slammed out into left field for a two-base hit.
"Bert Wilson's Fadeaway Ball" by J. W. Duffield
Rutter's Point led off with a clean two-base hit by Caspar Billings and followed it with a neat sacrifice bunt that placed the captain on third.
"The Lucky Seventh" by Ralph Henry Barbour
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In news:

On Sunday, Mets pitcher R.A. Dickey hit a bases loaded two-run single in the second inning putting the Mets ahead.
Phillip Associated Press Giants starter Matt Cain hangs his head as St Louis injury replacement Matt Carpenter rounds the bases after hitting a two-run homer in the third inning.
The Devil Rays' Alex Sanchez, left, hit.322 with two homers and 19 stolen bases in 79 games with the Tigers last season.
CBS commissioned Mattson Creative to develop a series of animated sequences based on current hit shows including "Two and a Half Men," "CSI," "The Big Bang Theory," "60 Minutes" and "Survivor.
Not by spotting the Kansas City Royals an early four-run lead and giving up five runs (four earned) on five hits, two walks and four stolen bases over six innings in the Tribe's 5-2 loss to host Kansas City Wednesday.
Blake 's two-run homer in the fifth was his first extra-base hit of spring training.
Buster Posey circles the bases after hitting two-run homer in the sixth inning of game 4 of the World Series.
Tony Kurdzuk/The Star-Ledger Toms River Manager Paul Deceglie talks with his infield members after pitcher Kevin Blum (holding ball) allowed a two-base hit in the top of the 6th inning against Waipahu, Hawaii.
But, the Utica bats needed no time to warm up, as the Redskins (22-5) got the first five batters on base on three walks and two hits.
The Braves' Jason Heyward rounds first base past the Nationals' Adam LaRoche after hitting a two-run homer during the sixth inning.
Michael Morse had another Michael Morse-type game Monday night in the Nationals' 5-4 loss to the Giants: two extra-base hits (homer, double), two strikeouts.
In the eighth, Alexi Casilla hit a two-out grounder down the third base line.
He has now hit in 11 straight games and reached base in 26 straight, after hitting two home runs in his first two at-bats in last night's 7-3 loss to the Marlins.
John Maine tosses a gem, Carlos Delgado rips a home run and Paul Lo Duca provides a clutch two-run base hit.
Santana also had two hits, an RBI and a walk—marking the second time in his career he reached base three times.
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In science:

Based on the estimates for the two parts of our decomposition, we show (in Lemma 4.7) that Ξ hits a suitable set with positive probability.
Angular asymptotics for multi-dimensional non-homogeneous random walks with asymptotically zero drift
In an attempt to adapt the argument based on (4.29– 4.30), one thus has to worry about two things: How long does it take to hit the good grid and how far will XT be from x.
Recent progress on the Random Conductance Model
That is our motivation to design two tests based on the correlation between time intervals and the characteristic hitting time distribution as a regenerative process , respectively.
Testing a priority-based queue model with Linux command histories
Observe that there is an obvious correspondence between the linked and the second linked refined double characters of ~Lz based on the non-critical factor that we hit with one or two free derivative indices.
The decomposition of global conformal invariants VI: The proof of the proposition on local Riemannian invariants
The trigger is based on fast information from both TC and LXe requiring an energy deposit in the photon detector in an interval around 52.8 MeV, a time coincident positron hit on TC within 20 ns and a rough collinearity of the two particles.
Recent MEG results
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