Thesaurus / play ball
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Play ball,” called the umpire again, and the first of the Yale batsmen took his place.

Baseball Joe at YaleLester Chadwick

The mother sleeps, but the old woman picks it up; I play ball with it.

The PossessedFyodor Dostoevsky

I was willing to play ball for a few minutes if it brought results.

Direct WireClee Garson

You raised the tariff and I stood for it and it is up to you to make good some of your threats to play ball according to Hoyle.

The Fiction FactoryJohn Milton Edwards

If I remain, it will be impossible for me to refuse to play ball with the Camden team, and I did not come down here for that.

Frank Merriwell's CruiseBurt L. Standish

"We must win through, and I guess I'll play ball with my father-in-law," quoth Pyne to himself as he followed.

He would go off and play ball and let us fellows do all the work on the boat and then he'd go in it up to Temple Camp.

Roy BlakeleyPercy Keese Fitzhugh

Study just as you play ball when you are trying to make a place on the team.

A Handbook of HealthWoods Hutchinson

Willy had intended to play ball with the little boys, but it was not to be thought of now.

When they had finished, the sun had not yet dried the clothes, so Nausicaa and her maidens began to play ball.

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