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lefty US English

A left-handed person

Lefty in Carlton, Steve US English

(1944-), US baseball player; full name Steven Norman Carlton; nicknamed Lefty. He was the first pitcher to win four Cy Young awards 1972, 1977, 1980, 1982. He played chiefly for the St. Louis Cardinals 1965–71 and the Philadelphia Phillies 1972–86. Baseball Hall of Fame (1994)

Grove, Lefty US English

(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)