right fielder

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right fielder

n. Baseball
The player who defends right field.
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Noun1.right fielder - the person who plays right field
outfielder - (baseball) a person who plays in the outfield
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The Bronx-born rightfielder had some solid years in New York, particularly in 1993 when he clubbed 34 homers, but he wasn't the same player he had been in Pittsburgh, and the Mets decided to part ways in 1995.
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