This after the department has received numerous complaints about telemarketer calls for a Worcester-area Babe Ruth league.
What does BR stand for?
BR stands for Babe Ruth (baseball player)
This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Slang/chat, popular culture
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We have 50 other meanings of BR in our Acronym Attic
- Black Quarter Vaccine
- Bundesdeutsche Qualifizierungsstelle für Werbeagenturen und Grafikdesigner
- Budgeted Quantity of Work Performed
- Budgeted Quantity of Work Scheduled
- Azerbaijanian International Committee of the Red Cross
- Biological Quantum Yield
- Black Queer Youth (Canada)
- BlackRock S&P (Standard & Poor's) Quality Rankings Global Equity Managed Trust (stock symbol; Wilmington, DE)
- Bay of Quinte Yacht Club (Ontario, Canada)
- Bradwell Quay Yacht Club (Essex, England, UK)
Samples in periodicals archive:
The Willamette Valley Babe Ruth 13-and-under all-star team defeated Laramie, Wyo.
The Ansonia has served as home to many notable people, including, among others, musical immortals Enrico Caruso, Sergei Rachimaninoff, Igor Stravinsky and Arthur Toscanini, and from the world of sports, Babe Ruth and Jack Dempsey.
Two things happened simultaneously: A player named Babe Ruth started hitting home runs by the bushel, and the owners came up with a new kind of executive, an iron-fisted judge who would run everything and make any kind of decision he deemed necessary.
The phrase was much in use in Boston after Bucky Dent did his imitation of Babe Ruth in 1978.