utility player


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utility player

n
(General Sporting Terms) sport a player who is capable of playing competently in any of several positions
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The addition of a utility player is part of the significant business the Blues still hope to do before the summer transfer window shuts.
In the National League in particular, where pitchers are removed for pinch-hitters in crucial moments, a reliable utility player can be worth his weight in lineup cards.
Steve Lyons was a fine utility player before becoming a broadcaster and actually caught the last inning of an 8-1 loss in Chicago on Sept.
HULL FC utility player Richard Whiting will lose his ever-present record after admitting making a dangerous tackle during his team's 14-12 Super League win over London Broncos on Sunday.
MANCHESTER United utility player Phil Jones is more than happy to be shuffled around the side if it means the team keeps on winning.
Utility player Simon Grix, 26, will also be at Warrington for another four years after signing a three-year extension, enabling him to complete a decade at the club.
Summary: West Brom utility player Gonzalo Jara has signed a new three-year contract.
The 22-year-old utility player has been a good servant on loan for the last two seasons and Mick McCarthy still hopes for a similar arrangement even if a permanent transfer cannot be agreed.
Forward Kyle Bibb, on loan from Wakefield, and utility player Martyn Smith are set to make home debuts.
CRUSADERS Rugby League Club have completed the signing of Italian international utility player Rocky Trimarchi from NRL club Wests Tigers.
Walter Smith brought the former Scotland player from West Ham on a free in January 2008 and used him as a utility player, then at the end of last season Rangers confirmed they would not be offering him another contract.
EDP is a leading global utility player, helping IPIC to invest in conventional and renewable energy generation and distribution in the MENA, Iberia, and broader Asian regions.

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