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What is a can of corn in baseball?

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A 'can of corn' is a high fly ball to an outfielder that is caught easily and routinely. High Pop Fly Ball

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In baseball what does can of corn mean?

The term "Can of Corn" is a phraise used to describe a softly hit baseball, as it could easily be caught. The term originated as a customer would ask a grocery clerk for a can of corn the store clerk would grab a can from the top of a stack of cans, and would softly toss the can down to be caught without harm.

Corn or no corn?

no corn maby corn

What does the term can of corn mean in baseball?

A "can of corn" in base ball is when someone catches a pop-up ball. The can of corn got its name back when merchants always used to put cans of corn up on the top shelf (reason unknown) and they had to use something to knock it down and then they caught it. True story.

What is the collective word for corn?

Collective nouns for corn are:a field of corna bushel of corna sheaf of corna stalk of corna row of cornan ear of corn

What are some foods that come from corn?

Pop corn , corn mill ,corn bread, corn, corn starch,

What contains more real corn candy corn or a kernel of corn?

A kernel of corn. Candy corn contains corn syrup which is not real corn, but a product manufactured from corn starch.

What is the difference between corn and flint corn?

Flint corn is just one of the types of corn, like sweet corn, dent corn, or waxy corn.

What plant produces corn?

The corn plant produces corn. Or rather, corn produces corn.

What can you make out of corn?

Hot buttered corn-on- the-cob is a luscious summertime treat in America, especially the sweet white corn. Creamed corn, corn meal, corn meal muffins, corn bread, corn tortillas, corn oil.

What types of foods can be made out of corn?

Corn bread, corn muffins, nachos, corn tacos, corn chips, Chinese corn soup, are some of the foods you can make from corn.

Is there Corn flour in corn chips?

Corn chips are made from ground corn. Corn flour is ground corn just ground very finely. So corn chips probably contain corn flour.

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How much is a Kellogg's corn flakes baseball greats card worth?

I would guess five dollars

What is corn plural?

The plural of "corn" is "corn."

Can you grow corn from a piece of corn?

You can grow corn from dried pieces of corn.

What are the adaptations of corn?

corn has corn husks that protect the inner part of the corn.

Is corn flour and corn starch the same thing?

No. Corn flour is ground corn. Corn starch is only the starch component derived from corn.

What product are made from corn?

Ethanol, corn starch, corn syrup, corn meal, corn bread, a type of plastic packaging, and canned corn, baby corn, and even some cosmetics.

Is gm corn different than regular corn?

No, gm corn is not different than regular corn, not really anyway. Genetically modified corn is corn that does not come from an average corn seed.

Why is corn good for you?

It's healthy and delicious and fun to say! CORN CORN CORN!

What type of corn is used to make popcorn?

There are 5 types of corn commonly grown for food. Flour Corn Flint Corn Dent Corn Sweet Corn Pop Corn Only Pop Corn is used to make popcorn.

Where did can of corn in baseball come from?

It's been around for over a hundred years, and no one is exactly sure. The prevailing theory is that it's because it's as easy to catch as a can of corn falling from a grocery shelf.