The Best Lefthanded Batters and Lefthanded Pitchers in Baseball

Lefthanded batters and lefthanded pitchers played a prominent role in the 2018 season, 
just like they have in every baseball season for the last 100 years.

2018 Baseball Season

The 2018 Season-Lefthanded Relief Pitchers

Felipe Vasquez, Aroldis Chapman, Brad Hand were the leaders in 2018.  Sean Doolittle, Zach Britton, Andrew Miller, Jake McGee,  and Tony Watson are also among the best.

The 2018 Season-Lefthanded Starting Pitchers

Blake Snell, Kyle Freeland, and Patrick Corbin are rising stars.  Clayton Kershaw, David Price, Madison Bumgarner and Chris Sale are leading veterans.  Jon Lester, Cole Hamels, Gio Gonzalez, J.A. Happ, Dallas Keuchel and C.C. Sabathia are also among the best.

The 2018 Season-Lefthanded Batters

Christian Yelich, Scooter Gennett, and Joey Gallo are the rising stars.
Robinso Cano, Joey Votto, Joe Mauer, and Nick Markakis are leading veterans,  Bryce Harper, Charlie Blackmon, Anthony Rizzo, Freddie Freeman, Daniel Murphy, Carlos Gonzalez and Curtis Granderson are also among the best.