Weakly hit fly ball
Mauer gets his first hit of the game with a bloop single to center.
|Baltimore Chop||Baseball hit that takes a large hop over an infielder|
|Line drive||Hard hit baseball in the air|
|Grounder||Baseball hit on the ground|
|MLB||Major League Baseball|
A baseball term that describes a weakly hit fly ball that lands in the outfield between the infielder and outfielder; opposite of a line drive where the ball is hit hard; frustrates pitchers because the hitter didn't hit their pitch well but still got a hit; often appears as "bloop single."