When making purchases, left-handers
are 30 percent slower than right-handers.
It is this day, the International Left-handers
Day which brings all left-handers
into the limelight, in an effort for the right-handed world to understand left-handers
in a better light, and having done so, to support their situation to make their survival an easier task.
There was a left-hander
interviewee who was subjected to suppression and he started stammering as a consequence.
With the exception of James Garfield of the 19th century, all the left-handers
were in the 20th century.
The lower release point gives the pitches more movement, making the left-hander
Huff has drawn comparisons to stylish NewYork Mets' left-hander
Tom Glavine, one of his favorite players.
That means Saenz will start three of the four games in this series, including against Pirates left-handers
Paul Maholm on Wednesday night and Oliver Perez on Thursday.
He's the guy in the bullpen who might get the call down the pennant stretch when AL opponents send to the plate their power-hitting left-handers
- Ortiz, Oakland's Eric Chavez, Texas' Hank Blalock and Seattle's Raul Ibanez.
Schoeneweis notes he hasn't been replaced in the Angels bullpen since they traded him to the White Sox on July 29, 2003, though the Angels have used left-hander
Jake Woods in the bullpen this season.
Elsewhere on the injury front, Tracy said left-hander
Odalis Perez (shoulder) will make at least one more rehabilitation start for Triple-A Las Vegas after his next scheduled one Monday, when Perez is slated to throw 50-55 pitches.
Another option: One day after Hee-Seop Choi's walk-off home run on the first pitch he saw from Minnesota left-hander
Terry Mulholland, Tracy said he might be more inclined to start the lefty-hitting Choi against left-handers
Hart will start ace Tyler Fick, a 6-foot-2 senior left-hander
who is 6-2 with a 2.