outfield


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outfield

1. Cricket the area of the field relatively far from the pitch; the deep
2. Baseball
a. the area of the playing field beyond the lines connecting first, second, and third bases
b. the positions of the left fielder, centre fielder, and right fielder taken collectively
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The group originally moved a heavy iron gate to gain access, probably with large machinery, and made themselves at home in the outfield. Mike Mooney, the club's secretary, said a warning had gone out to clubs across the region to update their security.
Umpires are set to carry out an inspection at 11 am to assess the state of the outfield and determine a new start time.
The municipality chairman Kashif Shoro claimed that machines were installed to ensure dewatering from outfield otherwise standing water would not have been disposed of.
Overnight rain had left the outfield wet and there will be another inspection at 10:30 am before taking a final decision on when to start the match.
Intermittent rain and a sodden outfield led to an abandonment at 3pm - four-and-a-half hours after the scheduled start time - as both sides took a point apiece to maintain their unbeaten starts to the tournament.
Now the fifth step of non-league downwards will be using sin-bins in place of yellow cards for dissent, meaning goalkeepers will be forced to play outfield.
The former Slovan Liberec keeper has nailed down the number one spot - but his gaffer reckons he could also give the outfield players a run for their money.
In the revised ICC Pitch and Outfield Monitoring Process, which was introduced on 4 January 2018, if a pitch or outfield is rated as being substandard, that venue will be allocated a number of demerit points.
Myers played the outfield back in 2015 after he was acquired in a three-man trade.
"The venue will host a sold-out 50,000 capacity Liam Gallagher concert this Saturday (18 August), and the club has invested over PS30,000 in additional outfield protection, specialist equipment and labour, ahead of, and after, the concert to ensure the outfield is ready for a home fixture.
Canterbury -- A wet outfield meant there was no play before lunch on the fourth and final day of Pakistan's tour opener against Kent at Canterbury on Tuesday but prospects of a resumption were improving after two days' worth of washouts.