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right fielder

noun, Baseball.
1.
the player whose position is right field.
Origin of right fielder
1865-1870
An Americanism dating back to 1865-70
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  • The right fielder secured the ball and tried to stop Danny at the plate by a long throw.

    Frank Merriwell at Yale Burt L. Standish
  • It was Pink Northrop, right fielder, who finally recovered it and threw it frantically in to second baseman.

    The Lucky Seventh Ralph Henry Barbour
  • In some unaccountable manner the right fielder muffed the ball and there were groans of anguish.

    The Rival Pitchers Lester Chadwick
  • Been keeping himself in condition by knocking crazy men off lumber piles, laughed Red Curry, the right fielder.

    Baseball Joe on the Giants Lester Chadwick
  • But Bob Newton, the right fielder, caught it, and the side was retired with one run.

  • The young millionaire was leaping toward first base, while the right fielder was sprinting after the ball.

    Dick Hamilton's Cadet Days Howard R. Garis
  • Cooper, the fleet Red Sox right fielder, had started for it at the crack of the bat.

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