Origin of minor league
OTHER WORDS FROM minor leagueminor lea·guer, mi·nor-lea·guer, noun
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Gerardo Parra gets minor league deal and spring training invite with NationalsSean Doolittle, now headed to the Reds, loved Washington.Brian Mitchell and JP Finlay will co-host show as part of new lineups at 106.7 the Fan, Team 980|Scott Allen|February 4, 2021|Washington Post
For a moment, it seemed like the aggressiveness from minor league teams was about to backfire.How Three Minor League Teams Saved Hometown Baseball|Nick Fouriezos|February 3, 2021|Ozy
Washington took him in the second round of the 2014 draft, and he spent five seasons in the minor leagues while waiting for a chance to crack the Capitals’ roster.Thrust into a starting role, Capitals rookie goaltender Vitek Vanecek is off to a stellar start|Samantha Pell|January 31, 2021|Washington Post
It is the birthplace of Robert Moses “Lefty” Grove, a Hall of Fame pitcher who at one point played in Baltimore for a minor league team called the Orioles.Winning $730 million Powerball ticket sold in Maryland|Dana Hedgpeth|January 21, 2021|Washington Post
The coronavirus pandemic led to a full cancellation of the minor league season in 2020.The Nationals’ top international signing wows with his glove, and the team is bullish on his bat, too|Jesse Dougherty|January 19, 2021|Washington Post
Many of those who have become cops in New York seem to have ceased to address such minor offenses over the past few days.
But as an American creating a new brand here, and living the daily life of the souk, he seems to be in a league of his own.The Photographer Who Gave Up Manhattan for Marrakech|Liza Foreman|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
A couple of people were treated for minor injuries but no major incidents occurred.Slow Motion Tiger Jump, a Tornado at the Rose Bowl and More Viral Videos|The Daily Beast Video|January 4, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Meanwhile, the Anti-Defamation League issued a statement deploring the state GOP for its failure to censure Duke.
This initiative had the support of all 22 members of the Arab League, which in and of itself is remarkable.In the Middle East, the Two-State Solution Is Dead|Dean Obeidallah|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Three days later he was in Switzerland, and a few days later again he was on the summit of a minor but still difficult peak.Uncanny Tales|Various
We were still one league and a half from the island when the twilight ended and night came on.
The 'whole' of him that now dealt with Lettice was far above all minor and partial means of knowing.The Wave|Algernon Blackwood
Barton Booth died; a celebrated tragedian in the reign of queen Anne, author of some songs and minor pieces.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
Even a minor dislocation breaks down a certain part of the machinery of society.The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice|Stephen Leacock