Baseball A player who defends left, center, or right field.(noun)
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Use "outfielder" in a sentence
"The 26-year-old outfielder is batting just .205/.302/.337 over 83 at-bats this season."
"This outfielder is generally considered one of the greatest ballplayers that ever played."
"That's fine, but to make the transition from pitcher to slugging outfielder is phenomenal."