Definition of closer in English:
2 Baseball A relief pitcher who specializes in pitching to the final batters of a game if the pitcher’s team has the lead.
- At least his winning home run came off one of the game's most dominant closers, someone who is on a contending team.
- Whatever your opinion of closers, teams rarely win without them.
- He remains one of the top closers in baseball and could be bargain for a contending team.
Definition of closer in:
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