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a sacrifice made by hitting a long fly ball

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The Ems added a run in the fourth when Miguel Amaya doubled and Chris Carrier singled before Bethencourt hit a sacrifice fly.
Henderson doubled to right-center to score Matt Nandin, and eventually scored himself on Angel Berroa's sacrifice fly.
The JetHawks added a run in the sixth on two singles, a groundout, a batter hit with a pitch and a sacrifice fly.
Takahashi hit a one-out sacrifice fly and Hiroki Kokubo followed with an RBI single in the first inning after Rakuten starter Kanehisa Arime (0-1) loaded the bases with two walks and a hit batter.
Spencer Steer followed with a sacrifice fly that scored McCullough.
400 in a season and not have the sacrifice fly rule in effect to his advantage.
The hitter must also be physically prepared to face the pitcher: have the skill to accomplish the task at hand - bunt, hit and run, hit a sacrifice fly, etc.
Yeiler Peguero drove in Jose Gonzalez with a sacrifice fly in the bottom of the 12th inning as Eugene defeated Tri-City 3-2 Wednesday night at PK Park for its sixth straight victory.
The game's lone run came on a sacrifice fly in the third inning.
In the 11th, Connor Myers drove in what proved to be the winning run with a sacrifice fly to score Marcus Mastrobuoni, who singled with one one and went to third on a D.
1 -- color) Chicago's Ryan Theriot, left, scores past Dodgers catcher Russell Martin on a sacrifice fly in the eighth inning.
David Oppenheim followed with a sacrifice fly that put the Trojans into the lead.
The Giants scratched out a pair of second-inning runs, one on a wild pitch and the other on a sacrifice fly, to take a 2-1 lead from which they never looked back.