major league

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Synonyms for major league

the most important league in any sport (especially baseball)

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The 33-year-old Venezuelan-born hurler, who became a US citizen last September, was the 36th major league pitcher to reach the milestone.
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The purpose of this study is to determine a drafted baseball player's chances of making the major leagues based upon the round a player is drafted, age when drafted and signed (high school or college player), and position (pitcher or other position player).
and Tony Clark, executive director of the Major League Baseball Players Association, APHA joined more than 30 other organizations in calling for an end to tobacco product use by players, managers, coaches, other personnel and fans at all major league ballparks.
Averill still appears in the Major League Baseball record book for reaching base in 17 consecutive plate appearances in 1962, a record he shares with Piggy Ward's mark from 1893.
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The 34-year-old has agreed an 18-month deal to cover the 2015 and 2016 Major League Soccer seasons.
Only eight major league regulars posted an OPS higher than .900 last season, and Martinez led the way at .974.
Science marketing company LifeVantage Corporation (NasdaqCM:LFVN) revealed on Tuesday the launch of a long-term, multi-million dollar jersey-front sponsorship with Real Salt Lake of Major League Soccer.
West, who leads the active staff in years of Major League service with 36, will guide an ALCS crew featuring regular season crew chief Dale Scott, Rob Drake, Dan Iassogna, Ron Kulpa and Alfonso Marquez.
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Former Major League Baseball player Ryan Freel was found dead in his Jacksonville, Florida home Saturday from an apparent suicide, according to multiple reports.
The Arkansas Travelers were just a failed physical away from welcoming a legitimate major league superstar to their ranks a couple of years ago.
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