Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In base-ball, a hit which enables the striker to run three bases; a three-base hit.

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  • noun A triple.

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  • noun a base hit at which the batter stops safely at third base

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Examples

  • The catcher didn't hit a three-bagger in 95 games for Texas last season.

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  • Democrats would be well advised to cast a wider net if they want to turn their two terms into a three-bagger.

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  • Every time the batter steps up to the plate, he's got to hit a home-run or a three-bagger, or he's cut from the team.

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  • Every time the batter steps up to the plate, he's got to hit a home-run or a three-bagger, or he's cut from the team.

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  • Luuloa ripped an RBI triple in the fourth inning to snap a 1-1 tie and legged out a two-run three-bagger to highlight a four-run seventh that gave his team a 7-3 advantage.

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  • Luna highlighted a six-run sixth inning with a two-run triple, his second three-bagger of the year.

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  • Terrero broke a scoreless tie with a two-run double in the second inning and legged out an RBI triple in the fourth for his sixth three-bagger of the season.

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  • Machado doubled home a run in the top of the first inning, hit a bases-clearing triple in the fifth for his 16th professional three-bagger and laced a base hit in his final at-bat.

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  • After Belvani Martinez singled with one out in the ninth, Mashore delivered his first three-bagger of the season.

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  • Similarly if he reaches second base it is a "two-bagger," and third base, a "three-bagger."

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