What does base hit mean?

base hit in AZ Dictionary

(n) Baseball a winner by which the batter reaches base properly without incurring a mistake, fielder's choice, or power play.
(n) A successful hit-in which the batter safely hits base
(n) a hit, in which the batsman, with no mistake on the part of their opponents, has the capacity to achieve 1st base without having to be put-out.

base hit in Sports Dictionary

Occurs when a batter reaches base safely on popular without having the assistance of an error. by Nickolas YutzyReport definition
whenever batter hits first base safely. May connect with required play at another base, or through a fielder's selection of base. by Nickolas YutzyReport definition

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  • Hyponym for "base hit"
    • single, two-base hit, triple, bingle, home run
  • Hypernym for "base hit"
    • hit
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