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first base

A baseball metaphor commonly used by adolescents in America for the first level of sexual intimacy, kissing, which usually includes open mouth (“French”) kissing.
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As long as he's on the roster, Abreu will be the White Sox's regular first baseman again this season.
The first baseman should take these throws live, and then drop the baseballs into a bucket beside him.
Who was the last first baseman (playing 100 or more games at first) to lead his league in triples: Rod Carew, Fred McGriff, Rafael Palmeiro of Jeff Bagwell?
Rich Mahoney, a third and first baseman with some of the surest hands in the game and a master of the "dump" hit.
A coach, armed with a tennis racket and tennis balls, hits pop-ups to the catcher behind the plate and down the baselines -- allowing the first baseman and third baseman to practice their communication skills with the catcher.
Kenny Lofton followed with another potential double-play ball, which would have ended the inning, to first baseman Todd Helton.
The catcher, third baseman, and first baseman should learn to play the fence like an outfielder looking up at the ball, then glancing at the stands, backstop, or dugout to get an idea how close he is and then looking back up to find the ball and make the catch.
Is the first baseman coming off the bag or otherwise being forced to handle a bad throw?
I like it out there,'' said Loney, a stellar defensive first baseman.
We called up Specs and told him that the technique had changed over the years (after he went blind) and that the first baseman was now setting up at the inside back corner of the bag.
With no runners on base, we want our first baseman to play as deep as possible.
We're hitting some balls hard, but they're right at people,'' said Dodgers first baseman Nomar Garciaparra, who went hitless for the second game in a row on the heels of a 22-game hitting streak.