If his big league career was short-lived, it was nonetheless substantial by almost any measure.
This is the big league, and politics is a blood sport here, a tradition going back hundreds of years.
That being the case, what sort of a figure do you expect to cut back in the big league?
If so, the big league would see him no more; he would not return to it.
We are only awaiting the formation of the big league to go right to work, and we have a big job on hand.
It does not develop in all big league contests by any means.
big league ball-players recognize only two kinds of pitched balls—the curve and the straight one.
A sprinter may get into the big league and never steal a base.
big league batters will knock the cover off the fast one unless a pitcher puts something else on it.
If any one man bind the tribes in big league to drive paleface back beyond the hills, Pontiac do it.
Serious; important; professional: No more fooling around, now it's big-league stuff (1940s+)