- dodge ball,
- dodge city,
- dodgson, charles lutwidge,
Origin of dodger
Examples from the Web for dodgers
In 2014, more fans will attend games at Dodgers Stadium than any other stadium in Major League Baseball.How to Rescue the Clippers From Donald Sterling’s Racist Clutches|Jesse Lawrence|April 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
So you are a cable TV subscriber in Los Angeles and want to see the Dodgers on TV?
"We do our damnedest to produce things with some sense of continuity," David says of the Dodgers.New York’s Greatest Show Or How They Did Not Screw Up ‘Guys and Dolls’|Ross Wetzsteon|April 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In 1946 Tapsic was a struggling player with Brooklyn while Robinson was with Dodgers Triple A team in Montreal.Playing Pinochle and Breaking Barriers With Jackie Robinson|Evan Weiner|March 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He covered the Dodgers for the Brooklyn Eagle, where they set the box score on the front page by hand.The Stacks: Harold Conrad Was Many Things, But He Was Never, Ever Dull|Mark Jacobson|March 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Burn my body, if he isnt more trouble than a whole family of Dodgers.Oliver Twist, Vol. II (of 3)|Charles Dickens
It all lies in a nutshell, my dearin a nutshell, take the Dodgers word for it.Oliver Twist, Vol. I (of 3)|Charles Dickens
Reilley and Lumley, taking turns on the mound, succeeded in handing the Dodgers the second game by a one-sided score.Lefty Locke Pitcher-Manager|Burt L. Standish
Im willing to bet thats more than the Dodgers will get, with Joe in the box.Baseball Joe, Captain of the Team|Lester Chadwick
He "caught it" considerably, but not sufficiently to impair his appetite for the dodgers.The Young Mountaineers|Charles Egbert Craddock
U.S. baseball club, originally based in Brooklyn, N.Y., so called from 1900, from trolley dodgers, Manhattanites' nickname for Brooklyn residents, in reference to the streetcar lines that criss-crossed the borough.
1560s, "one who dodges," in the literal or figurative (especially underworld) senses of dodge. The U.S. word meaning "corn cake" is recorded from 1831, perhaps a different word (cf. Northern English dialectal dodge "lump, large piece," 1560s).