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The pitcher and maybe the first baseman, if there is no need for anyone to cover first base and no need for him to cut a throw from the outfield.

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The player in Baseball that is positioned behind the home plate and is responsible for receiving the pitch from the pitcher is called the catcher.

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what is the role of the man standing behind the catcher?

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Catcher or umpire

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pitchers mound

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Catcher

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A catcher.

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catcher

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Q: Who is the player in baseball that is positioned behind the home plate and responsible for receiving the pitch from the pitcher?
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