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Baseball a rubberized, dirt, or gravel strip of ground, just inside the walls of the field, that helps a fielder locate the wall while looking up at a fly ball
A strip of dirt or gravel along the outfield wall, designed to warn outfielders when they are approaching the wall.
(plural warning tracks)
- (softball, baseball) The dirt or other material on the edge of a baseball or softball field that warns a player that he or she is approaching the fence, especially the portion in the outfield.
- Fly ball to deep center. Shelby goes back and makes the catch on the warning track.