​​​​​​​​​​LEFTHANDED BASEBALL

The Best Lefthanded Batters and Lefthanded Pitchers in Baseball

 ​Other Greats (played mostly prior to 1930) 

Eppa Rixey, Babe Ruth, Herb Pennock, Hooks Wiltse,

​Hippo Vaughn, Jesse Tannehill, and Wilbur Cooper​​​​​

Other Greats (played mostly from 1960 to 1990)

Jim Kaat, Tommy John, Wilbur Wood, Mickey Lolich,

Vida Blue, Frank Tanana, and Fernando Valenzuela

​​Other Greats (played mostly since 1990)

Jamie Moyer, David Wells, Cliff Lee, Johan Santana, 
Andy Pettitte,  Barry Zito. and Mark Buerhle

​​All-Time Greatest Lefthanded Pitchers

All-Time Pitching Stats - Lefthanders in the Top 20

Warren Spahn ranks #6 with 363 wins and #8 with 5243 innings pitched
Randy Johnson ranks # 1 with 4875 strikeouts, Steve Carlton #6 with 709 games started


​Other Greats (played mostly 1930 to 1960)

Hal Newhouser, Billy Pierce, Herb Score, and Curt Simmons