Definition of flexor
: a muscle serving to bend a body part (such as a limb)
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The loss of reliever Randall Delgado to a strained flexor tendon intensifies their already-existing need for bullpen help.
He has been sidelined since May 30 with a flexor strain in his right elbow.
And Shae Simmons, a hoped-for secret weapon, hasn’t pitched at all this season because of a flexor strain.
Velasquez, who has been sidelined since May 30 with a right flexor strain, is expected to make three more rehab starts.
The doctor saw him right away, and diagnosed the condition as flexor tenosynovitis, an inflammation of the tendon inside of its sheath.
Many of the machines advertised on Kink would seem to require poses involving the aforementioned hip-flexor issue.
Also, midfielder Harry Shipp has a mild hip flexor strain and likely won’t play at all versus the Crew.
TRAINER'S ROOM Rays: RHP Brad Boxberger (right flexor strain) threw 20 pitches during live BP at the Rays' spring training complex in Florida.
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