English version

grounder in Baseball topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishgrounderground‧er /ˈɡraʊndə $ -ər/ noun [countable]  DSBa ball that is hit along the ground in a game of baseball
Examples from the Corpus
grounderThen a pop fly, a grounder and a ball.I throw him four grounders, which he fields cleanly.Can he afford an infield grounder from the scrappy player, which could lead to a double play?Jeffrey Hammonds followed with what could have been a double-play grounder.He got Jones to hit a scary grounder through the box that rookie second baseman Craig Counsell gloved.Omar Vizquel was next, and he hit a sharp grounder to the right of second base.The defense lapsed in the sixth, when shortstop Craig Shipley muffed a spinning grounder.