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short stop

[′shȯrt ‚stäp]
(chemical engineering)
A substance added during a polymerization process to terminate the reaction.
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Ripken hit 431 career home runs, second of any Hall of Fame shortstop behind Ernie Banks (512), the Chicago Cubs immortal who moved to first base midway through his career and actually played more games there than at shortstop.
He's quicker, he runs better and has power for a shortstop," Cubs general manager Andy McPhail, in Boston for baseball's winter meetings, said in comparing Gutierrez and Gonzalez.
Group #2 is made up of the shortstop and left fielder.
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Wilson is probably one of the most heads-up shortstops I have ever seen play," said Ken Howell, the pitching coach for the Dodgers' Triple-A Las Vegas affiliate, where Valdez had the best season of his professional career last summer.
Coach B hits balls to the shortstop deep in the hole, who throws to X, who sends the ball to the Coach B shagger.
The SHORTSTOP (SEPS) "umbrella" locates the radio frequency (RF) signal generated by the altimeter, fooling it to believe it is near the target.
Furcal, playing alongside former shortstop and new third baseman Cesar Izturis, entered Thursday's game with 10hits in his past 56at-bats, which dropped his average to .
It is estimated that deployment of the Shortstop system could reduce casualties to ground troops by as much as 50 percent or more during the initial stages of an enemy attack.
The Dodgers overcame a 2-1 deficit with a three-run sixth inning, keyed by a two-run single from rookie catcher Russell Martin and a RBI single by struggling shortstop Rafael Furcal.
Chatsworth shortstop Mike Moustakas, Newbury Park pitcher/first baseman Andrew Lambo and Agoura pitcher/catcher Robert Stock, all juniors, are among the 10finalists for Cal-Hi Sports' baseball state player of the year.
OAKLAND -- Dodgers shortstop Cesar Izturis might be activated from the disabled list for the first time this season as early as Tuesday, when the Dodgers open a six-game homestand.