farm team

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farm team

n
(General Sporting Terms) US and Canadian a sports team in a smaller or lower league that is affiliated to one in a larger or higher league

farm′ team`


n.
a team, esp. a baseball team, in a minor league that is owned by or affiliated with a major-league team, for training or keeping players until ready or needed.
Also called farm′ club`.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.farm team - a minor-league team that is owned by a major-league team (especially in baseball)farm team - a minor-league team that is owned by a major-league team (especially in baseball)
baseball, baseball game - a ball game played with a bat and ball between two teams of nine players; teams take turns at bat trying to score runs; "he played baseball in high school"; "there was a baseball game on every empty lot"; "there was a desire for National League ball in the area"; "play ball!"
minor-league club, minor-league team - a team that plays in a minor league
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The former St Helens second-rower, who was in his second season with the Titans, fell out of favour with new coach, Garth Brennan, and after languishing in the club's feeder team, was thrown a career lifeline by the Warriors in mid-season.
The former St Helens secondrower, who was in his second season with the Titans, fell out of favour with new coach Garth Brennan and, after languishing in the club's feeder team, was thrown a career lifeline by the Warriors in mid-season.
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