left field

[left field] {n.} 1. The part of a baseball out-field to thebatter's left.

Right-handed batters usually hit to left field.

Compare: CENTER FIELD, RIGHT FIELD. 2. See: OUT IN LEFT FIELD. - [leftfielder] {n.} The player in baseball who plays in left field.

Thescoreboard in the ball park is on the fence behind the left fielder.