The state of Georgia once had twenty-two minor-league towns; now it has only three.
O'Brien believes the major- and minor-league picture is outdated.
In 2010, he impersonated a minor-league pitcher to publicize a charity providing college scholarships to cancer survivors.
Yes, the minor-league baseball player memorably portrayed by Kevin Costner in Bull Durham.
The spread in Us Weekly with some other minor-league celebrity on the beaches of St. Tropez?
Not of the highest quality or type; second-rate: This author exhibits a minor-league talent/ With my 50-word vocabulary I'd be a busher in that company, having had no minor league experience
[1926+; the original baseball use is found by 1884]