base hit

Definitions of base hit
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n (baseball) the successful act of striking a baseball in such a way that the batter reaches base safely

Synonyms:
safety
Types:
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home run, homer
a base hit on which the batter scores a run
bingle, single
a base hit on which the batter stops safely at first base
double, two-bagger, two-base hit, two-baser
a base hit on which the batter stops safely at second base
three-bagger, three-base hit, triple
a base hit at which the batter stops safely at third base
line single, line-drive single
a single resulting from a line drive
line double, line-drive double
a double resulting from a line drive
line triple, line-drive triple
a triple resulting from a line drive
solo blast, solo homer
a home run with no runners on base
Type of:
hit
(baseball) a successful stroke in an athletic contest (especially in baseball)

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