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Noun1.righthander - a person who uses the right hand more skillfully than the leftrighthander - a person who uses the right hand more skillfully than the left
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul - a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
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The righthander made his major league debut with the Cubs last year and went 0-1 with a 4.09 ERA (5 ER/11.0 IP) in 11 relief appearances.
" Lopez, 23, is a 5-9 righthander with a 69 1/2-inch reach.
After Podres, Yankees right-hander and perfect-game author Don Larsen won in 1956, followed by Milwaukee Braves right-hander Lew Burdette, Yankees right-hander Bob Turley and Los Angeles Dodgers righthander Larry Sherry from 1957-1959.
In the absence of captain Paul Horton, unavailable due to personal reasons, Ateeq Javid was promoted to open the Foxes' batting, and Javid and academy graduate Sam Evans put together a partnership of 31 for Leicestershire's first wicket before Evans was leg before to a delivery from Chris Rushworth which seamed back in to the young righthander. With the bowlers struggling to cope with the strong southerly wind, Colin Ackermann hit Barry McCarthy for successive boundaries before the Ireland international had his revenge with a delivery that moved away just enough to find the edge.
You've seen the wear and tear in the wicket - even in the first innings as well, there was quite a bit of rough outside the righthander's off-stump.
But there were only a handful of men left to contest stage honours after a nasty righthander two kilometres from the finish saw a number of riders hit the deck.
Almost too predictably, a righthander of 90 degrees-plus two kilometres from the finish had its say as a touch of wheels sent several riders, including stage one winner Fernando Gaviria, crashing to the floor.
Sporting pitch the tall righthander's performance at 31-35 for today's series decider and a small buy is advised.
And he watched the righthander score 134 and 95 in the West Indies' win over England at Headingley at the end of last month.
One night after a three-run ninth-inning rally stung and stunned the former champs, Minnesota scored in each of the first five innings on Friday and with its ace righthander on the mound, appeared headed to another statement victory in Kauffman Stadium.
And coach Trevor Bayliss has urged the Nottinghamshire righthander to make the vacant slot in the Test team his own.
The aggressive nature of his innings meant the righthander rode his luck at times but while he was firing at the crease, there was still a chance.