noun Date: 1867 a baseball player who plays in the infield

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  • infielder — ☆ infielder [in′fēl΄dər ] n. Baseball a player whose defensive position is in the infield; shortstop, first baseman, second baseman, or third baseman: the pitcher and the catcher are considered infielders when fielding the ball …   English World dictionary

  • Infielder — An infielder is a baseball player stationed at one of four defensive infield positions on the baseball field. Contents 1 Standard arrangement of positions 2 Positions 3 Roles 3.1 Middle Infiel …   Wikipedia

  • infielder — noun A player that plays in the infield, which is the inner portion of the field The infielder run in to field the bunt. Ant: outfielder See Also: infield …   Wiktionary

  • infielder — /in feel deuhr/, n. Baseball. any of the four defensive players stationed around the infield. [1865 70, Amer.; INFIELD + ER1] * * * …   Universalium

  • infielder — dep (béisbol) Traducible por jugador de cuadro interior …   Diccionario español de neologismos

  • infielder — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. first baseman, first sacker*, first*, second baseman, second*, keystone man*, third baseman, third*, hot corner man*, shortstop, shortfielder* …   English dictionary for students

  • infielder — n. player who covers the infield (Baseball) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • infielder — in·field·er …   English syllables

  • infielder — in•field•er [[t]ˈɪnˌfil dər[/t]] n. spo any of the four defensive players, as first baseman, second baseman, shortstop, third baseman, stationed around the infield in baseball • Etymology: 1860–65, amer …   From formal English to slang

  • infielder — /ˈɪnfildə/ (say infeelduh) noun (in cricket, baseball, etc.) a player stationed in the infield …   Australian English dictionary

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