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Generally, no. Absolutely not. If the baserunner break home on contact, he would be hosed at the plate by the third baseman. If he freezes, and waits for the third baseman to commit to throwing to first, the first baseman would have plenty of time to throw home and nail the runner.

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Q: Should you send a baserunner from third base to home on a ground ball hit to the third baseman with less than two outs?
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