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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «BUSH-LEAGUE» OVER TIME
The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «bush-league» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «bush-league» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.
Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about bush-league
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BUSH-LEAGUE»
Discover the use of bush-league in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to bush-league and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
Stadium Games: Fifty Years of Big League Greed and Bush ...
In Stadium Games, veteran Minneapolis Star Tribune reporter Jay Weiner analyzes Minnesota's fifty-year history with pro sports and the issues contributing to the bid for a new stadium for the Minnesota Twins, along the way providing a big ...
Jay Weiner, 2000
The BushLeague of Nations: The Coalition of the Unwilling, ...
With hard analysis and good humor, the author exposes the Coalition of the Willing as a rightwing myth to deceive Americans while the neo-GOP wages war on Iraq and America.
James A. Swanson, 2008
BushLeague Diplomacy: How the Neoconservatives Are Putting ...
Finally, the economic effect of huge military expenditures financed by deficit spending has the potential of eroding domestic tranquility for decades.This trenchant review by two experienced foreign policy analysts will serve as a wake-up ...
Craig R. Eisendrath, Melvin Allan Goodman, 2004
The Red Sox and Philosophy: Green Monster Meditations
The idea of the “bush league” play or action is simple: it's an action that for
whatever reason goes against the conventions and spirit of baseball. Leaving
your spikes up when sliding into second; that's bush league. Throwing at
Michael Macomber, 2010
Skye Fargo becomes involved with the latest craze to sweep America, a new game called baseball, when he is hired by a wealthy Easterner to guide his baseball team overland to California, a job that is complicated by the man's scheming ...
Jon Sharpe, 1999
Bushville: Life and Time in Amateur Baseball
The origins of the usage lie in the expression "bush league," a perjorative term
referring to the professional minor leagues from roughly 1905 onward. It would
be most appropriately used by a major leaguer to accuse another major leaguer
Jerry Kelly, 2001
Bush-league copy can sell some goods, bring some inquiries, and otherwise
perform certain advertising functions with some degree of success and profit. But
bush-league copy can't build institutional prestige no matter how many optimistic
The salesman may very possibly say to himself, "Here's another 'bush-league'
buyer." You know what he means. Bush-league ball-players do a lot of umpire
baiting to cover up "bonehead" plays, just as a good many buyers bluster at ...
William Morey Maxwell, 1914
The KOM League Remembered
Of the 1,588 young men who donned a KOM League uniform, in places like Independence, Kansas and Ponca City, Oklahoma, 30 made it to the majors and one made it to the Hall of Fame.
John G. Hall, 2004
Dreaming of the Majors, Living in the Bush: A Life's Journey ...
Some of those fans still remember me, and at our annual old-timers games they
even come up to me and say, “Do you remember that game . . . ?” I became one
of the players the fans came out to watch, so life was good in the Bush League.
Dick O'Neal, 2009
7 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «BUSH-LEAGUE»
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Summer training suits Celtics' Kelly Olynyk
Love was furious with Olynyk at the time, calling it a “bush-league play.” But on Sunday, Olynyk reiterated that Love had reached out in May and ... «Boston Globe, Jul 15»
A's Stephen Vogt endures the punishment for a big-league job
At age 30, Vogt this year finally opened a baseball season as a big-leaguer, and he's not about to Wally Pipp himself back to bush-league ... «SFGate, Jul 15»
All Patriotism Is Local
... would take place—with its bush-league country acts, creepy carnival rides, and famous neon red hot dogs (a recent vendor change caused a ... «Pacific Standard, Jul 15»
The Digital Media Revolution Will Not Be Televised
There's a smart core insight here, which is that a lot of the biggest digital upstart news sites have come to resemble bush-league Midwestern ... «The New Republic, Jun 15»
A Bush-League Candidate
When Megyn Kelly asked Jeb Bush if he would, knowing what we know now, have invaded Iraq in 2003, it was not a gotcha question. She is ... «Patriot Post, Jun 15»
Kevin Love and Kelly Olynyk on good terms after 'bush-league play'
One month after dislocating his shoulder while tangling with Celtics forward Kelly Olynyk, Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love said the two ... «Boston Globe, May 15»
Kelly Olynyk on Kevin Love's 'bush league' accusation: 'That's …
Kevin Love: "I thought it was a bush-league play ... I have no doubt in my mind that he did it on purpose". — Dave McMenamin (@mcten) April ... «Yahoo Sports, Apr 15»
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