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go north with the club

go north with the club  v.— «“He’s such a good young player,” Manager George Bamberger said, “that there’s absolutely no point in rushing him. In my mind, I don’t think he’ll go north with the club. But we expect him to make it...

go north with the club

go north with the club  v.— «A player told that he has made the team is referred to as “going north with the club.”» —“CD’s Phuture Phillie Phenoms…North Philly 40” by Allen Ariza NYFansOnly...

stashing

stashing  n.— «Under the old rules, a club could conceivably maintain valuable trading rights to a player by concealing him or placing him on the injured reserve list. The new rule permits only three injured reservists protection on the...

stashing

stashing n. in American football, the placing of an uninjured player on the injured reserve list to preserve rights to the player. (source: Double-Tongued Dictionary)

gamer

gamer n. in sports, a committed or exceptional player. Editorial Note: This is a different sense from gamer ‘a person who plays (video) games’ and the much older and perhaps archaic sense ‘a person who participates in sports.’ Etymological Note:...

decleat

decleat  v.— «“You run at them with the pitch and power plays and, although you might not get the yards at first, they’ll be worn down in the third and fourth quarters to the point that they don’t feel like coming off blocks and you can...