baseball terms

163rd game
1B
1BH
2B
3B
A
A+
AB
aboard
ace
ALCS
ALDS
alley
American League
Angel
Astro
Astros
at bat
at-bat
Athletic
Athletics
back to back jack
backside throw
backstop
bag
ball
ball hawk
ballclub
banjo hit
base hit
base on balls
base runner
baseball glove
baseball mitt
basepath
baserunning
bases loaded
bat a thousand
bat for both sides
bat speed
batter up
batter's box
battery
battery mate
batting average
BB
bean ball
beanball
beanbrawl
beaner
big fly
black
bloop
blown save
Blue Jay
Blue Jays
bottom
box
breaking ball
bring
bring the lumber
brushback
BS
bullpen
Bums
bunny hop
bunter
bush
Cactus League
cage
can of corn
Cardinal
Cardinals
catcher
catcher interference
catcher's interference
catcher's mitt
center field
center fielder
centerfield
centerfielder
CF
CG
change
change-up
check swing
check swings
check-swing
cleanup
cleanup hitter
closer
comebacker
command
corner
corner infield
corner infielder
count
CS
Cub
Cubs
cup of coffee
curveball
cut fastball
cutter
cycle
dead-red
deal
decision
defense-independent pitching statistics
defensive indifference
delivery
designated hitter
deuce
DH
diamond
diamond cutter
dinger
DIPS
DL
double
double play depth
double steal
double switch
drag bunt
drive
ducks on the pond
early innings
earned run
earned run average
earned runs
eephus
empty base
ER
ERA
extra base hit
extra inning
extra innings
fair
fall classic
farmhand
fastball
fastball count
fastballer
fielder's choice
fireballer
fireballing
fireman
first baseman
five-tool player
flare
flutterball
fly
fly out
flyout
force out
force play
foul
foul ball
foul out
foul pole
foul territory
foul tip
four fingers
four-bagger
four-seam fastball
four-seamer
free pass
front door
full count
fungo
fungo bat
game score
gap
gapper
gas
ghostball
Giant
gloveman
go-ahead run
golden sombrero
gopher ball
grand salami
grand slam
Grapefruit League
ground
ground ball
ground out
grounder
H
h
hack
headhunt
headhunter
heavy sink
hill
hip speed
hippodrome
hippodroming
hit
hit a home run
hit and run
hit batsman
hit one out of the ballpark
hit parade
hit-and-run
hit-by-pitch
hitless
hitter
hitter's count
hole
home
home base
home plate
home run
homer
homerless
homestand
hook
hot corner
hot stove
HR
hummer
IBB
in-between hop
infield
infield fly
infield fly rule
infield hit
infield shift
infielder
inning
innings
inside
intentional pass
intentional walk
jam
Junior Circuit
K
keystone corner
knock out of the box
knuckleball
knuckleballer
knucklecurve
knuckler
late innings
lead
lead off
leadoff hitter
League Championship Series
leather
left field
left fielder
left-handed specialist
LF
line-out
lineout
liner
linescore
lineup
loaded
long ball
M and M boys
magic number
Major League Baseball
manager
Mariner
Mariners
Mendoza line
Met
middle infield
middle infielder
mistake
MLBer
mound
movement
multihomer
National League
NLCS
NLDS
no decision
no room at the inn
no-hitter
nonpitcher
nothing ball
nub
nubber
OBP
off-speed
official at-bat
oh for
on base
on deck
on deck circle
on-base percentage
on-base plus slugging
OPS
organization
organized baseball
Oriole
Orioles
out
outcurve
outfielder
outpitch
ownage
Padre
pass
passed ball
pea
PECOTA
pen
pepper
perfect game
pick
pick off
pickle
pickoff
piece
pinch hit
pinch hitter
pinch runner
pine tar
pitch
pitch count
pitch out
pitcher's count
pitchout
plate
plate appearance
platinum sombrero
platoon
player to be named later
pop-up
popout
portsider
power hitter
PTBNL
pull the string
punch out
push bunt
put away
put out
put-out
putout
quick pitch
rainbow
Ranger
Rangers
RBI
relief pitcher
reliever
retire the side
RF
rhubarb
right field
right fielder
rope
rotation
rough up the bullpen
run
run batted in
rundown
runner
Ruthian
sac flies
sac fly
sack
sacrifice
sacrifice bunt
sacrifice fly
safe
salami
save
SB
screen
screwball
scuffball
second
second base
second baseman
seeing eye ball
Senior Circuit
seventh inning stretch
shift
shoestring catch
short
short stop
shortstop
sidearmer
single
sink
sinker
sinkerball
sinkerballer
sinkerballing
sit dead-red
slash line
slide
slider
slowball
slugger
slugging average
slugging percentage
slurve
SO
southpaw
Southsider
speedballer
spitball
spitter
split-finger fastball
spring training
squeeze
squeeze play
squibber
SS
starting pitcher
station-to-station
steal
stolen base
stretch
strike
strike rate
strike zone
strikeout
submarine
submarine pitch
suicide squeeze
SV
swinging bunt
switch pitcher
tag
tag up
take sign
tattoo
TB
Texas leaguer
third
third base
third baseman
three true outcomes
three up, three down
throw someone a curve
throw-out
time of pitch
tools of ignorance
top
touch base
triple
Triple Crown
triple play
Twin
twin killing
Twins
two-bagger
two-seam fastball
two-seamer
ump
umpire
up to bat
upstairs
utilityman
value over replacement player
VORP
W
walk
walk-off
walkless
WBC
web
webbing
wheelhouse
whiff
WHIP
wild pitch
wind up
wind-up
windup
worm burner
WS
Yankee
Yankees
yellow hammer
zone