Examples of reliever in a Sentence
pain relievers like aspirin and ibuprofen
Exercise is a good stress reliever.
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Two — Cesar Ramos and Joey DeNato — were relievers.
Typically, a doctor would recommend an over-the-counter pain reliever or vitamin supplement, even though neither was indicated for the patient's symptoms.
Whether the ball is juiced in the World Series, the 113th in MLB history, or if the pitchers from both clubs, especially the relievers, are worn out, the Astros’ 13-12 extra-innings Game 5 win was a smash.
Their walks per nine innings rose from 3.05 in 2016 to 3.44 in '17, mostly because the relievers' walk rate of 11.2 percent was the worst in the majors.
But the Dodgers’ relievers were superb, after looking hopelessly trapped in a Houston fun house in Game 5 on Sunday.
In other Iditarod news, the Iditarod Trail Committee said on Tuesday that several sled dogs on a 2017 team tested positive for tramadol, a pain reliever prohibited by the race.
Left-hander Joseph Ortiz, a reliever for the Texas Rangers in 2013, was unable to make a strong comeback.
The nadir for the Astros has been Giles' five runs allowed in 1 2⁄3 innings, but no reliever has been exempt from the shelling.
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