​​​​​​​​​​LEFTHANDED BASEBALL

The Best Lefthanded Batters and Lefthanded Pitchers in Baseball

​Among Batters with the Highest Batting Average 
7 of the top 20 are lefthanded batters.

#4  Joey Votto with a .311 batting average 
#6  Joe Mauer with .308
#8  Robinson Cano with .305
#9  Charlie Blackmon with.305
#12  Daniel Murphy with .299
#17  Christian Yelich with .297
​​#20  Michael Brantley with .295


​​Among Batters with the Most Runs Batted In 
5 of the top 20 are lefthanded batters.

#4  Robinson Cano with 1233
#10  Chase Utley with 1025
#15  Brian McCann with 973
#17  Nick Markakis with 969
#20  Joe Mauer with 923  


​​​​Among Batters with the Most Hits 
4 of the top 20 are lefthanded batters.

#5  Robinson Cano with 2470
#6  Nick Markakis with 2237
#9  Joe Mauer with 1986
#14 Chase Utley with 1885


Among Batters with the Most Home Runs
6 of the top 20 are lefthanded batters.

#7  Curtis Granderson with 332
#11  Robinson Cano with 311
#14  Jay Bruce with 286
#16  Chris Davis with 283
#19 Brian McCann with 270
#20  Joey Votto with 269


​Current Best Lefthanded Batters-Statistically

Lefthanded Batters are very well represented in Major League Baseball
among the top 20 active leaders in most statistical catagories.