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Synonyms for right-hander

(baseball) a pitcher who throws with the right hand

a person who uses the right hand more skillfully than the left

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Yomiuri right-hander Jeremy Powell was roughed up for five runs and 12 hits in six innings.
Pare assumed there is no difference in dexterity between left- and right-handers.
Alvin high school baseball coach Jim Watson remembers Ryan as a lanky, wild right-hander loaded with natural ability.
Injured right-hander Brett Tomko did rejoin the team and said his strained left oblique has healed sufficiently that it allowed him to throw a handful of pitches off a mound six days ago.
But in two starts since rejoining the team, the right-hander has only a a loss and a no-decision to show for it.
In a sobering reminder that Seo is still a hit-or-miss, back- of-the-rotation guy who relies entirely on finesse, the right-hander showed no resemblance to the man who had given the Dodgers back- to-back masterpieces in his two previous starts.
On Sunday, Chatsworth right-hander Josh Ravin started and threw three perfect innings of a 4-3 victory over the White Sox Southeast.
1 pitcher, notched a complete-game victory Sunday, and the right-hander is expected to start today.
In their absences, junior left-hander Grady Inhat and senior right-hander Cory Vane have stepped up, possibly earning spots in the rotation.
The senior right-hander at Arizona State, who went 12-3 with a 3.
Sources have indicated their primary free-agent target will be right-hander Carl Pavano.
Right-hander Chris Costantino, a hard-throwing 5-foot-10, 180-pounder, figures to be Rhode Island's starting pitcher.
Outlook: A year ago, Valencia played a quarterfinal game at nearby Centennial of Corona and came through with a 17-0 victory behind a no-hitter from right-hander Jared Clark.
Matchup: The JetHawks have an off-day today, Right-hander Clint Goocher (4-2, 4.
Right-hander Jeromy Haro is a key returnee, and newcomers Jake Coash, Kyle Boggio and Kris Krise also should make significant contributions.