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Noun Concept
Categories: Baseball plays, All articles with style issues, Baseball terminology, Baseball rules
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force play  force out  force  force-out  forcing
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A putout of a base runner who is required to run; the putout is accomplished by holding the ball while touching the base to which the runner must advance before the runner reaches that base WordNet 3.0
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A putout of a base runner who is required to run; the putout is accomplished by holding the ball while touching the base to which the runner must advance before the runner reaches that base WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
In baseball, a force is a situation when a baserunner is compelled to vacate his time-of-pitch base—and thus try to advance to the next base—because the batter became a runner. Wikipedia
Causing an out Wikipedia Disambiguation
In baseball, when a runner is forced to vacate his base—and try to advance—because the batter became a runner Wikidata
An instance of an out created by touching a base in advance of a runner who has no base to return to while in possession of a ball which has already touched the ground. Wiktionary
A play in which a baserunner on first base is required to advance to second base because the batter has become a runner, or a runner on second or third base is required to advance because a runner on a preceding base is so forced. Wiktionary
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The shortstop got the runner at second on a force WordNet 3.0
A force out was recorded on the scorecard. Wiktionary
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