- n fleshy and usually brightly colored cover of some seeds that develops from the ovule stalk and partially or entirely envelopes the seed
- Mike Lowell in MLB.com
I just didn't want to drag it out and see if it affects the later part of Spring Training or even Aril of next year,said Lowell. "I think if I do it now, with the doctor's time-table, by mid-February, everything should be good to go. I...