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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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* Signed free-agent outfielder Bernard Gilkey of the Red Sox.
New York Yankees outfielder Aaron Judge welcomed the potential arrival of Bryce Harper when he was asked about the most sought-after free baseball free agent during his appearance at Sunday's Super Bowl in Atlanta.
Former Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Kim Hyun-soo showed mixed feelings about his return to the Korea Baseball Organization League, crying three times during a news conference to announce that he is joining the LG Twins.
Pitcher Kolby Somers of Century, who has signed to play at Oregon, is on the North roster along with outfielder Kevin Watson of Beaverton, who has signed with Oregon State.
Louis catcher Yadier Molina along with outfielders Carlos Gomez of Milwaukee, Andrew McCutchen of Pittsburgh and Yasiel Puig of the Los Angeles Dodgers.
I think the overall defensive play in the game is outstanding and measures up to the stars from the past, with the one exception being the throwing abilities from the outfielders.
Boston first sent minor league right-handers Stephen Fife and Juan Rodriguez along with catcher Tim Federowicz to the Dodgers in exchange for outfielder Trayvon Robinson and then traded Robinson to Seattle along with minor league outfielder Chih-Hsien Chiang in exchange for Bedard and Fields.
Understanding how outfielders catch fly balls might help coaches advise ballplayers and teach children how to play baseball, but the significance of the finding goes well beyond baseball, he added.
Fortunately for the runner, the outfielders had trouble picking up the ball and throwing it to first.
The outfielders are in the same line as in Drill 1.
Choose a pitcher, catcher, batter, and outfielders. (One outfielder can play first base.)
Outfielders Wayne Hrozek and Sean Jones missed time with broken hands.