In a moment he was scudding down to first, while the left fielder was going back for the ball which had passed beyond his reach.
The left fielder threw well, and the ball struck in the catcher's mitt.
Center and left fielder turned as one man and raced up the field.
Much of what has been said with reference to the left fielder is applicable also to the occupant of the centre field.
Lanny flied out to left fielder and Pete reached second ahead of the throw-in.
Even though the left fielder had been playing in, Nuccio might possibly have scored had he not stumbled as he rounded the corner.
It looked like a sure home run, and it was clear that the Boston left fielder could not get under it.
While in the University he alternated as pitcher and left fielder and was captain of the team in 1914.
It was one of those long, low, hard drives, and sailed about ten feet over the left fielder's head and in a direct line for Dixey.
Seth Potter, the left fielder, was first up, and he had two strikes and three balls called on him in short order.