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Flyout

fly*out

What Is The Definition Of Flyout In Baseball?

1. A flyout is a term used in baseball to describe an out that is made after an outfielder catches a fly ball before it touches the ground. Pitchers who tend to throw pitches higher in the zone will produce more flyouts than pitchers who throw lower in the zone, especially low pitches to the outside corners.

This is different from a pop fly, which is usually caught in the infield.

Example Of How Fly Out Is Used In Commentary

1. Bautista takes a huge cut, but gets under the ball too much and it’ll be a deep fly out to left field to end the inning.

Also Seen As:

1. Fly Out

Abbreviated As:

1. F

Sports The Term Is Used

1. Baseball
2. Softball

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