farm club

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: club - a minor-league team that is owned by a major-league team (especially in baseball)farm club - 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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Promoted to Triple-A Charlotte after playing in Sunday's Futures Game, the 21-year-old Robert made his debut with the Sox's top farm club Thursday night and announced his presence with authority.
Sterry, like Dummett, came through the Red House Farm club like first-choice left-back Paul Dummett, albeit the 22-year-old is four years younger.
At weekends, children can win a prize for the best fancy dress, get in among the animals with the Farm Club and create their own warrior outfit.
It could have been worse--the team's San Antonio farm club was named the Bullets.
In a dairy sheep farm business, there are additional products that can be sold including breeding stock, wool from the annual sheep shearing, farm club animals, and meat.
At Cardinal Wiseman School the first rule of its farm club is that everyone talks about farm club.
"Lefty Gomez, former southpaw ace of the Yankees who managed their Binghamton farm club last summer," identified one report, "flew in from Cuba, where he is managing Cienfuegos, a name he has difficulty in spelling.
Pub Mont Fort and Farm Club have to be the stand-out venues for me.
If American schools will need to hire 3 million new teachers over the next 10 years, what are we doing to ensure--to use a baseball term--that our farm club is developing the talent we will need to succeed?
Seven farmers from the Newcomer Schoolhouse Farm Club near Brunswick, Mo., are rightly praised as the genesis of the organization.