Then he saw the second-baseman muff the ball and saw Dan Baxter start for it, and he tore towards home.
Jack Mjelde, Captain and second-baseman, had been killed in an electrical accident.
Both he and the second-baseman must field ground balls cleanly and are often called upon to catch fly balls also.
The second-baseman darted over, fielded the ball cleanly, and threw Prince out.
Worry grasped the second-baseman and shoved him half over the sill.