noun[with adjective or noun modifier] chiefly North American
- A member of a particular league, especially a sports player: minor leaguers in spring trainingMore example sentences
- While the transition from nameless minor leaguer to major league leader seemed to happen overnight, he knows it is at least partially a product of his many years of toil.
- Like most baseball fans, major leaguers watch the Little League World Series.
- Minor leaguers are subjected to drug tests, but 40-man roster members are not.