warning track


noun Baseball.

a strip, often consisting of a cinder or dirt track, bordering the outer edge of the outfield between the outfield turf and the stadium wall that alerts outfielders that the wall is near, especially as they back up to catch a fly ball.

Nearby words

  1. warner robins,
  2. warner, charles dudley,
  3. warner, glenn scobey,
  4. warning,
  5. warning coloration,
  6. warningly,
  7. warp,
  8. warp and woof,
  9. warp beam,
  10. warp ikat

Origin of warning track

First recorded in 1965–70

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