Meaning of minor-leaguer in English:

minor-leaguer

noun

North American

See minor league

‘In the two trades, Oakland received a total of three minor-leaguers.’
  • ‘In return, you demand hot minor-leaguers who will one day develop into stars and lead you to future pennants.’
  • ‘Maybe the Yanks do have some insight into the minor-leaguers who can help them after all?’
  • ‘If a minor-leaguer wants to move up, he takes on the majors.’
  • ‘He may still turn out to be a decent player, but I don't think there's any way he's going to live up to the hype he received as a minor-leaguer.’