left field

noun
1.
Baseball.
a.
the area of the outfield to the left of center field, as viewed from home plate.
b.
the position of the player covering this area.
2.
Slang. a position or circumstance that is remote from an ordinary or general trend.
Idioms
3.
out in left field, Slang. completely mistaken; wrong.

Origin:
1855–60, Americanism

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Example sentences
Something that comes out of left field is usually sudden and strange.
The gun in question is something that even its inventor says comes out of left
  field.
And your garage theory comes from left field thinking these people add the
  micro amounts of these substances they have found.
And as for the naturalistic origin of natural law itself, your still far out to
  left field.
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