He bunted the first ball, and it went foul over the third-base line.
Ken, attempting to sacrifice, rolled a little bunt down the third-base line and beat the throw.
Short-stop must be a quick and accurate thrower and a lively fielder, as he is required to back up second- and third-base.
If successful this play results in a safe hit, while the runner not infrequently makes, not only second, but third-base as well.
Another instance of team batting is when a runner is on third-base and the batsman signals that he will hit the next ball.
But Dreer bunted the first ball teasingly down the third-base line.