Examples of reliever in a Sentence
pain relievers like aspirin and ibuprofen
Exercise is a good stress reliever.
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The Brewers put two on with one down in the eighth but reliever Seranthony Dominguez struck out Eric Thames and Christian Yelich on sliders to end that threat.
Arizona’s bullpen defies the recent baseball cliché that every reliever throws 95-plus miles per hour.
That collision Wednesday night took a toll on the Texas Rangers, who lost reliever Chris Martin to the disabled list, catcher Robinson Chirinos to one-game suspension and Chirinos on Saturday to lingering soreness.
By John Sleezer | Maria Torres Adam optioned: The Royals selected the contract of right-handed pitcher Brandon Maurer and optioned reliever Jason Adam back to Class AAA Omaha.
Anderson allowed an infield hit to Willson Contreras in the second, and reliever Taylor Williams allowed a single to Addison Russell in the eighth.
The inning had the makings for trouble after a leadoff infield hit by Hunter Pence that deflected off reliever Brad Ziegler’s glove.
Harper was first nicked on a 90 mph slider from Yankees starter CC Sabathia and then by an 89 mph slider from reliever Dellin Betances.
When Cobb played, middle-inning relievers weren't throwing 97 mph. with wicked off-speed pitches.
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RELIEVER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of reliever for English Language Learners
: something that relieves pain, stress, etc.
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