Definition of rotisserie league in English:

rotisserie league


  • An association of individuals who simulate selecting, managing, and playing baseball, using the names and statistics of actual professional players to determine results.

    • ‘If you'd like something more advanced, try a rotisserie league in which owners select a full roster of players and accumulate their statistics in a variety of hitting and pitching categories.’
    • ‘Last year's team looked like it was put together like a rotisserie league - lots of impressive names thrown together without caring whether the pieces fit properly.’
    • ‘‘It's like a rotisserie league,’ the scout said.’
    • ‘In a 5-by-5 rotisserie league with daily transactions, what are the advantages and disadvantages of committing all of my bench spots to starting pitchers and using as many as possible every day?’
    • ‘He is a type-A personality who runs the team's rotisserie leagues and thinks he's been underutilized as the team's closer.’