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left field

left field

 
pronunciation:
left fild
phrases:
out in left field
part of speech: noun
definition 1: in baseball, the section of the outfield that is to the left of center field when viewed from home plate.
The ball was hit hard to left field.
definition 2: the position of the player whose function is to defend this section of the outfield.
He's been hired to play left field.
phrase: out in left field