the player whose position is right field.
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Origin of right fielder
An Americanism dating back to 1865–70
Words nearby right fielder
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Example sentences from the Web for right fielder
Out toward the corner of the Carey building the right-fielder was stepping back.
Joe looked with longing eyes upon a stretch of undefended territory behind first base and out of reach of right-fielder.