from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A pitcher who replaces another during a game.
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- noun baseball A
pitcherwho enters the game after the starting pitcheror another relief pitcher is removed due to injury, ineffectiveness, ejection from the game or fatigue.
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- noun a pitcher who does not start the game
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