Goofy. Southpaw. Buck-fisted. They’re all nicknames that describe left-handers. Dinger. Homer. Moon-shot. They’re all nicknames that describe a home run. So who were the greatest lefties ever to blast a tater?
It’s a debate that still fires up baseball fans to this day. Who was the greatest, and why? What are the variables that should be taken into account when considering who was truly the best? Well, in this case, you’re just getting the numbers. If, after that, you want to argue until you’re blue in the face, you’re more than welcome.
These are the top five lefty homerun hitters of all time.