an in-motion bunt for a base hit usually attempted by a left-handed batter, who starts for first base while trailing the bat to meet the ball, without squaring around, in order to catch the infield by surprise.Compare sacrifice(def 6).
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Origin of drag bunt
First recorded in 1945–50
Words nearby drag bunt
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