Shoestring Catch

What does shoestring catch mean?

Catch made just above a player's shoes

A baseball phrase that describes a play where the player has to reach down and catch the ball at shoe level; often the result of a sinking line drive that the outfielder can sometimes turn into a diving catch.


And Hunter comes charging in and makes the shoestring catch to end the game

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Updated April 8, 2015

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