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What Is Bunt In Baseball?

What is bunt in baseball?

A bunt in baseball is a ball that is gently tapped in an attempt to make it difficult to field. As opposed to swinging the bat, a bunt is when a player faces the pitcher and holds the bat horizontally in front of home plate. The objective of a bunt is to tap the ball into fair territory just in front of home plate. If a bunt ends up in foul territory it's a strike for the batter. If the batter has two strikes and decides to bunt, he can strikeout if the bunt goes into foul territory.

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