big leaguer


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  • noun

Synonyms for big leaguer

a member of a major-league baseball team

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Yet, only about 25% of our big leaguers today signed out of high school.
But she is unique for another reason: In the annals of professional baseball, no other teacher has had more future big leaguers or minor leaguers in her classroom.
It quite aptly starts off citing former big leaguer and current baseball analyst Tim McCarver on the need to go with one's first instinct.
It feels like I'm almost a big leaguer right now, I'm loving this.
One year later, Nokona has signed David "Big Papi" Ortiz, Vladimir Guerrero and Miguel Cabrera, three of the top hitters in the major leagues today, to endorse the new line of bats, "Nokona Wrecking Crew", and position the company as a big leaguer.
A new "Player Lock'' feature lets you pick any big leaguer and play multiple seasons as just that guy.
Despite the 14 seasons he pitched for the Yokohama BayStars of the Japanese Central League, he is bound by the same rules as any other third-year big leaguer.
Not everyone has the talent to make it to the big leagues, but with the launch of the California Lottery's Major League Baseball Scratchers[R], just about anyone can have the chance to throw out the first pitch at an MLB[R] game, hit the road to see your favorite team play, have dinner with a former big leaguer, or catch a game from a luxury suite with 20 of your closest friends.
You get treated like a big leaguer, you really feel like you are a big league player.
If you're a big leaguer looking for an edge, baseball's drug policy still has holes large enough to drive a team bus through.
CLEVELAND, May 24 /PRNewswire/ -- All backyard ballplayers have dreamed of facing a big leaguer on their own turf.
But he has averaged just five innings per start as a big leaguer, and manager Terry Francona has to assume he will get into his bullpen early when Lester pitches.
CLEVELAND, May 23 /PRNewswire/ -- All backyard ballplayers have dreamed of facing a big leaguer on their own turf.
But he has averaged just five innings per start as a big leaguer, and Francona has to assume he will get into his bullpen early when Lester pitches.
This represents the realization of the dream of one day becoming a Big Leaguer for this talented group of athletes.