The Ole Ball Game

Fly Ball Left Field ~ Runner On Third

fly ball left field, runner on third

In this fly ball left field, runner on third, each player has a specific assignment within the situation.

  • P: Backup home plate

  • C: Cover home plate, line up cutoff

  • 1B: Come down, inside 1B

  • 2B: Cover 2B

  • SS: Covers 3B

  • 3B: Infield grass, cutoff between LF and C

  • CF: Start towards LF

  • RF: Backup 2B, in case the fly ball is dropped

  • LF: Catch ball, throw "through" cutoff to home plate

Single Cutoff Tips ~ From the Dugout

single cutoff tips ~ from the dugout

  • Outfielders work to get behind the baseball, catch the ball with two hands on their throwing side as they move forward into the ball.

I Figure Practice Puts Your Brains In Your Muscles ( Sam Snead ~ PGA Golfer )

Single Cutoff Diagrams

return from fly ball left field runner on third to the ole

Baseball on green grass



Louisville Sluggers. 1920's


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