Examples of reliever in a Sentence
pain relievers like aspirin and ibuprofen
Exercise is a good stress reliever.
Recent Examples of reliever from the Web
With the prevalence of injuries and the increasing reliance on relievers, the number of pitchers used per game set a record last season.
Herget, 23, is a reliever who was recently promoted to Triple-A Louisville.
The Cyclones did score twice in the ninth off reliever Brandon Bonilla, who failed to get anybody out.
A junior-college transfer, Plumlee worked primarily as a middle reliever for the Bulldogs in 2017, but pitched well against both South Alabama and Southern Miss in the NCAA Hattiesburg Regional.
With Friday night’s game on the line, the Royals trailing 4-2 with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning against the Toronto Blue Jays, Gordon stepped to the plate against left-handed reliever Aaron Loup.
Bryant (3-3, 4.30) got a big assist from reliever Gibson Russ, who pitched the final 2 1/3 innings with three strikeouts for the save.
The Horned Frogs used a four-run second inning as a cushion for reliever Sean Wymer, who recorded five strikeouts and held the Cards scoreless through a final 4 1/3 innings.
ARLINGTON, Texas — The spinning wheel of relievers that the Mariners have used to fill out their long relief role in their bullpen has stopped on a new name — Max Povse.
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Definition of reliever for English Language Learners
: something that relieves pain, stress, etc.
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