Quiz: Can You Name These Famous MLB Southpaws?
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Can You Name These Famous MLB Southpaws?
By: Jacqueline Samaroo
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About This Quiz

Can you get these all "right?" Or will you be "left" behind?

When comparing right-handed to left-handed, it is clear to see that the distinct majority belongs to right-handed people. In fact, only approximately 10 percent of the world's population is left-handed! While historically, left-handed people have faced a significant amount of discrimination over the years, nowadays they are oftentimes celebrated and sought after in several fields. Once such area where left-handed people have seen great success is in sports.

From boxing to table tennis or cricket to baseball, southpaws can oftentimes catch their opponents off guard or employ strategies and techniques that their right-handed colleagues simply cannot perform. In this quiz, we've waded through the long and storied history of Major League Baseball and found some of the most skilled and iconic left-handed players of all time. So, do you think you have what it takes to get all of these questions right? Then let's jump right in and get started!

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This is a picture of which iconic MLB southpaw pitcher?
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Which historically significant southpaw pitcher is showcased in this picture?
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This is an image of which retired Major League southpaw pitcher?
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Which "lefty" Hall of Fame pitcher is showcased in this photo?
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Do you know the name of the southpaw pitcher in this photo?
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Which highly celebrated MLB southpaw pitcher is show here?
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What is the name of the distinctive Major League southpaw pitcher in this photo?
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Can you identify the left-handed Yankee pitcher in this image?
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Which notable southpaw Giants pitcher is in this picture?
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Do you know the name of the southpaw pitcher in this picture?
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Which highly skilled MLB southpaw pitcher is in this photo?
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Can you identify the celebrated but unlucky southpaw pitcher in this picture?
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Which "lefty" World Series winning pitcher is in this image?
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Can you identify this left-handed pitcher and pitching coach?
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Do you know the name of the seven-time All-Star southpaw pitcher in this image?
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Can you identify the left-handed Tigers pitcher in this photo?
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What is the name of the southpaw Giants pitcher in this image?
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Do you know the name of this celebrated Major League Baseball southpaw pitcher?
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What is the name of the iconic left-handed Yankees pitcher in this picture?
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Which "kid" MLB southpaw pitcher is showcased here?
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Can you correctly name this left-handed Orioles pitcher?
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Which World Series-winning southpaw pitcher is showcased in this image?
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This is a photo of which skilled, record-holding southpaw pitcher?
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What is the name of this Hall of Fame southpaw Phillies pitcher?
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Do you recognize this longstanding left-handed MLB pitcher?
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This is a picture of which Major League southpaw pitcher and manager?
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Which recent Hall of Famer and southpaw pitcher is showcased in this picture?
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This is an image of which six-time All-Star southpaw pitcher?
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Which southpaw pitcher and World Series champion is showcased in this photo?
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Do you know the name of the back-to-back left-handed All-Star in this photo?
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Which record-breaking southpaw pitcher is shown here?
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What is the name of the prolific and memorable southpaw pitcher in this photo?
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Can you identify the left-handed pitcher in this image?
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Which southpaw pitcher and broadcaster is in this picture?
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Do you know the name of the iconic left-handed Giants pitcher in this picture?
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Which record-holding southpaw pitcher is in this photo?
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Can you identify the prolific Major League southpaw pitcher in this picture?
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Which celebrated MLB southpaw pitcher is in this image?
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Can you identify this left-handed All-Star pitcher?
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What is the name of the record-holding Mets pitcher in this image?
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