Translation of infield in Spanish:

infield

cuadro, n.

Pronunciation /ˈɪnfiːld//ˈɪnˌfild/

noun

  • 1

    (in baseball)
    • 1.1(area)

      cuadro masculine
      • With that, I flew off and landed in a muddy heap in the swampy infield, while the bike sagged directly to the ground.
      • The agricultural economy was primarily based on raising cattle on forest land and cereal production on small cleared infields.
      • The remainder of the course coils through the 130 acre infield putting a premium on handling and braking.
      • Thousands more can view the action from a 215-acre infield.
      • Later on, 1920-21, I deeded the 60 acres southwest of the public highway, as well as the 40 acres infields and woods on the northeast side, with the old house and barn.

    • 1.2(players)

      cuadro masculine
      • The infield should continue to be the glue of the defense.
      • The middle of the infield should be Bobby Hill and Javier Guzman, both players that should boast modest OBPs in the future.
      • ‘With the infield in and the bases loaded, the batter hit a shot past the shortstop,’ said Ford.
      • In the letters section of the August issue of Baseball Digest, a chart was printed listing 12 teams whose infields drove in 400 or more runs in one season.
      • Along with Giambi, Jeter and Robin Ventura, it marked one of the few times in history that one team's entire infield was named to an All-Star squad.
      • The infield won't resemble last season's very much.
      • The umpire looks at me strangely, as a matter of fact, the whole infield of The Indians team was staring at me.

  • 2US

    (of racetrack)
    área interior de una pista o circuito de carreras
    • The infield at The Ballpark was playing fast and Lowe was likely to produce a ground ball.
    • Both are righthanded hitters who can play the infield and outfield corners.
    • If there's a pop beyond the infield, the outfielders should take charge - it's easier to catch a ball coming in than going back.
    • Andy Fox is valuable to the team because of his experience, his lefthanded bat and his ability to play the infield and outfield.
    • Bautista has plus power, a good arm and the versatility to play the infield or outfield.
    • Cabrera and Bloomquist both can play the infield and the outfield.
    • Furcal relied on his arm too much last season and has learned he doesn't have to throw rockets across the infield on every grounder.
    • In Japan, Suzuki's bunting for hits was such a regular feature of his repertoire it changed how infields played him.
    • He takes his infield and outfield gloves into the dugout for each game.
    • Gipson is excellent fielder who can play the infield and outfield.
    • He offers the versatility of being able to play in the infield and outfield.
    • Erin White squeezed a grounder through the right side of the infield in the eighth to score Jackie Lance and give the Canadians a 1-0 victory.
    • The club will evaluate him as he plays all around the infield and in the outfield.
    • The lineup, laden with veterans, has proven hitters with good defense in center field and at the infield corners.
    • Super-sub Denny Hocking's ability to play well in the infield or outfield is the main reason the Twins have been able to carry a 12-man pitching staff.
    • And newcomers Dmitri Young and Craig Paquette, who can play the infield and outfield corners, will provide much-needed hitting.
    • Mike Mordecai has played all the infield positions and is prepared to try the outfield.
    • He then jogged back to the wall to retrieve the ball and lobbed it to the infield as three runs scored.
    • The thick infield grass at Wrigley Field has helped the Cubs in recent years because their infielders haven't had much range and their hitters thrived on the long ball.