Definition of righty
: right-hander 2
Examples of righty in a Sentence
Our starting pitcher is a righty.
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The 6-foot-3 righty has a 3.44 ERA over 99 1/3 innings, striking out 124 and walking only 36 while splitting his time evenly between Kane County and Visalia.
Chapman coach Scott Laverty, whose program previously sent productive righty Travis McGee to the RailCats, suggested the 6-foot-4, 185-pound Pautsch to Tagert.
Handed a 4–2 lead going into the ninth, righty Blake Treinen got Addison Russell to strike out to start the frame, then plunked Jeimer Candelario.
Aside from righty Matt Albers and lefties Enny Romero and Oliver Perez, almost no Nats reliever has much sustained success.
Royals righty Ian Kennedy was on his game and the Tigers could only muster a pair of solo home runs.
Texas bats pounded righty Carlos Carrasco and seemingly were going to send the Indians to a fourth straight loss.
Watson struck out Sogard, prompting Pirates manager Clint Hurdle to summon righty Daniel Hudson to face Santana.
But here’s the twist: Eileen Jones is no righty coveting a rotation spot in the Fox News greenroom.
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Definition of righty for Students
: a right-handed person
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