extra-base hit love


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Baseball A double, a triple, or a home run.


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  • There were Red Sox on first and third with one out, 5–3 the score, and Fred Lynn, who had been robbed of an extra-base hit by Lou Piniella just one inning prior, advanced to the plate.

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