Entry from US English dictionary
(1900–1975) US baseball player; full name Robert Moses Grove. He pitched for the Philadelphia Athletics 1925–34 and the Boston Red Sox 1935–41. He led the American League in strikeouts 7 times and had a career record of 300 wins. Baseball Hall of Fame (1947).
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Syllabification: Grove, Lefty
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