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This phrase is used prior to the start of every American baseball game. It means to get started on something.

For Example:

“at the end of a meeting, a boss could tell his employers “play ball” as a way of saying “okay, go back to work!”

 
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Article ID: 196
Category: Idioms
Date added: 2013-12-30 21:49:55
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