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
But the real hero for the Marlins was the first reliever of the night.
The team with World Series aspirations couldn’t continue trying to hide a reliever who for much of the season was unable to record three outs without the opposing team scoring, often scoring at will.
Herrera could be the most attractive reliever on the market, his track record of postseason success, his extra year of control and the demand for his services inflating his value before the deadline.
The punishment stemmed from a bench-clearing brawl on Monday after Harper was hit by a 98 mph fastball from Giants reliever Hunter Strickland.
Sam Gaviglio pitched into the sixth inning to get his first career victory, and the Seattle Mariners used six relievers to beat the Colorado Rockies 6-5 Monday.
On occasion, Warthen’s mound visit comes at the suggestion of Collins to buy some time for a reliever warming up in the bullpen.
That set the table for Josh Alberius in the bottom of the inning, as the right-handed reliever retired the side to finish off the first no-hitter in the SEC Tournament's 510-game history.
Kevin Davis and two relievers combined on a five-hitter.
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Definition of reliever for English Language Learners
: something that relieves pain, stress, etc.
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