left fielder

  1. the player whose position is left field.

Origin of left fielder

An Americanism dating back to 1865–70

Words Nearby left fielder

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How to use left fielder in a sentence

  • The left-fielder is expected to back up the second and third bases on a throw from first base or right-field.

    Base-Ball | John M. Ward