Baseball Attempt

What is an attempt in baseball?

An attempt in baseball is reference to a pickoff attempt or a stolen base attempt. A pickoff attempt is when the pitcher or catcher throws the ball to a baseman to try and throw out a runner trying to steal a base, but the runner touches the base in time. A stolen base attempt is when a runner tries to steal a base, but is tagged or thrown out before he safely reaches the base.

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