sacrifice fly

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a sacrifice made by hitting a long fly ball

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Bobby Stahel tripled with one out in the fourth and scored on a sacrifice fly by Stubbs and the Trojans took a 4-1 lead.
Saeki hit an RBI single in the third and Tatsuhiko Kinjo added a sacrifice fly in the fourth to help Yokohama build the lead to 7-0.
1 -- color) Chicago's Ryan Theriot, left, scores past Dodgers catcher Russell Martin on a sacrifice fly in the eighth inning.
The Ems were the beneficiaries of two run-scoring wild pitches in the 12th inning and also got an RBI single from Wesley Cunningham and a sacrifice fly by Tyler Stubblefield to earn a 5-1 victory over the Canadians in a Northwest League baseball game on Saturday night at Nat Bailey Stadium.
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.
As such, this one was essentially over in the bottom of the second inning, when Eliezer Alfonzo's sacrifice fly to medium-depth right field scored Hillenbrand to give the Giants a 2-1 lead.
For a second consecutive night, they came up with a late rally, as Julio Lugo's eighth-inning sacrifice fly gave the Dodgers a 3-2 victory over San Francisco in front of 53,695 Friday night at Dodger Stadium.
The Dodgers took a 3-2 lead in the bottom of the inning on a sacrifice fly by Julio Lugo.
After he left for a pinch-hitter in the fifth, Nomar Garciaparra broke a 1-1 tie with a sacrifice fly to center that scored Furcal.