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

  • n. Baseball The third of the outfield that is to the right, looking from home plate.
  • n. Baseball The position played by the right fielder.

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  • n. The part of a baseball field which is beyond the infield and to your right if you stand on home plate and face the pitcher.
  • n. The defensive position in the outfield to the right, typically played by a player who can throw well.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the piece of ground in the outfield on the catcher's right
  • n. the fielding position of the player on a baseball team who is expected to field balls in the right third of the outfield (looking from home plate)


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