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pop fly

noun, Baseball.
1.
a high fly ball hit to the infield or immediately beyond it that can easily be caught before reaching the ground.
Also called pop-up.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90, Americanism
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  • It's a baseball glove for the almighty to catch those errant pop fly's the universe sends our way every once in a while.
  • In baseball, the sky needs to be somewhat lit to see a pop fly.
  • Winning run scored in last of seventh inning on a dropped pop fly.
  • Let's get our gloves up and expect to catch the pop fly.

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