grapefruit league


Definition of grapefruit league

: major-league baseball teams playing exhibition games during spring training the championship of the grapefruit league

History and Etymology for grapefruit league

so called from the games' being played in warm regions where citrus fruits are grown

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“Grapefruit league.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Sep. 2022.

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