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Texas leaguer

noun, Baseball.
1.
a pop fly that falls safely between converging infielders and outfielders.
Origin
1900-1905
1900-05
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Texas leaguer

noun phrase

A hit that falls out of reach between the infielders and the outfielders; banjo hit, blooper

[1905+ Baseball; fr the fact that such hits were used in minor-league baseball's Texas League as trick plays]


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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