Definition of bonus baby
- In one scene Miguel asks a teammate who is a multimillion-dollar bonus baby fresh out of Stanford what he would do if his baseball career were cut short.
- —Melissa Segura, Sports Illustrated, 6 Apr. 2009
- … it was June 25, 1953, and the Tigers were playing the Philadelphia Athletics at Connie Mack Stadium. Kaline was 18, a bonus baby straight out of high school.
- —Jeff Seidel, The Pioneer (Big Rapids, Michigan), 2 July 2012