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Synonyms for left-hander

a baseball pitcher who throws the ball with the left hand

a person who uses the left hand with greater skill than the right

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Based on survey of 4,000 French citizens, the study explores behavioral differences -- between men and women, left-handers and right-handers, young and old -- on ecommerce web sites.
Children should not be discouraged from being a left-hander, as they may have even more difficulty coping with their right hands if they are after all, naturally left-handed.
A participant stated, "My younger brother is a left-hander and due to the fear that elder sister was beaten (for using left-hand), he did not show his left- handedness at home".
Bush, Prince Khaled bin Sultan, and General Norman Schwarzkopf are all left-handers, a topic I was prompted to write about.
Also: Left-hander Hong- Chih Kuo started for Triple-A Las Vegas on Sunday, but Colletti said that isn't an indication the reliever is being converted.
The left-hander holds runners at first more effectively than right-handers because he faces the base from the stretch.
From scissors to stick shifts, left-handers navigate a daily obstacle course of right-handed bias.
Whenever a left-hander has a good move to first, the baserunner is going to begin thinking of countering it with a move of his own - stealing on the pitcher's first movement.
Sydney, Nov 6 ( ANI ): Australia's coach Mickey Arthur has put down the selection of Rob Quiney, a third left hander at the top of the order, in place of the injured Shane Watson for the Gabba Test, to the fact that South African pace spearhead Dale Steyn hasn't bowled well to left-handers.
The left-hander earned All-City honors for El Camino Real, going 7-0 with a 1.
Young gun: The Angels had no problem defeating the Tampa Bay Devil Rays' Scott Kazmir this past week, but the young left-hander is the real deal.
Along with Conger and Page, other Southern California-area players selected were left-hander Robert Fish (sixth round) out of A.
Huff has pitched so well for UCLA this season, Savage knows the junior left-hander won't be back next year.
The Dodgers activated left-hander Odalis Perez from the bereavement list Tuesday, then immediately demoted him to the bullpen.
Kennedy (13-7, 8-1), which had been held to one hit through five innings by San Fernando sophomore left-hander Rafael Villafana, batted around against two relievers in the sixth.