Posts belonging to Category Lefty Baseball Players

Lefty Baseball Legend Babe Ruth

Famous Left-hander Birthday, February 6

Baseball Legend Babe Ruth

Lefty Baseball Player Greg Swindell

Famous Left-hander Birthday, January 2

Baseball Pitcher Greg Swindell

Lefty Baseball Hall of Famer Ty Cobb

Famous Left-hander Birthday, December 18

Baseball Player Ty Cobb

Baseball player Tyrus Raymond “Ty” Cobb (December 18, 1886 – July 17, 1961,) was born in Royston, Georgia.  He was popularly known as “The Georgia Peach” and is considered by some historians as one of the greatest players of all time.

Cobb is widely credited with setting ninety Major League Baseball records during his career. He still holds several records as of 2009.

During Cobb’s playing days, numbers on uniforms had not been introduced yet, Cobb is not identified with any particular number, as some other players are,  since numbers in uniforms haven’t been introduced in his day.

Lefty Baseball Player "Lefty" Gomez

Famous Lefthander Birthday, November 26

Baseball Player Lefty Gomez

Lefty Baseball Star Ken Griffey, Jr.

Famous Lefthander Birthday, November 21

Baseball Star Ken Griffey, Jr.

Lefty baseball star, Ken Griffey Jr., shares a birthday and the hometown of DOndora in Pennsylvania, with another lefty hitter, Stan Musial.

Lefty Baseball Hall of Famer Stan Musial

Famous Lefthander Birthday, November 21

Baseball Hall of Famer Stan Musial

Lefty Baseball Player Greg Harris

Famous Lefthander Birthday, November 2

Baseball player Greg Harris

Lefty Baseball Player Fernando Valenzuela

Famous Lefty Birthday, November 1

BAseball player Fernando Valenzuela

Lefty Birthday – Baseball Player Fred McGriff

Famous Lefthander Birthday, October 31

Baseball Star Fred McGriff

Lefty Birthday – Baseball player Whitey Ford

Famous Lefthander Birthday, October 21

Baseball player Whitey Ford

Edward Charles “Whitey” Ford was born October 21, 1928 in New York. He is a former Major League Baseball pitcher who spent his entire 18-year career with the New York Yankees. He was voted into the Hall of Fame in  1974.

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