- (esp in boxing, baseball, etc) a person who strikes hard
Example Sentences Including 'slugger'
19 September 2004 SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS slugger Barry Bonds became only the third person in major league to hit 700 career home runs.
Times, Sunday Times (2004)
He was quickly greeted by shortstop Rich Aurilia, and chatted with and hugged slugger Barry Bonds.
Edmonton Sun (2003)
Now, after years of steroid abuse finger-pointing, the former slugger finally admits to being "The Artificial.
That was why he signed as free agents the slugger Gary Sheffield and the pitcher Kevin Brown for a combined $27m a year.
Belfast Telegraph (2004)
The Baltimore Orioles are prepared to spend big money to get a big-time slugger.
Toronto Sun (2003)
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