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1972 Lotte Orions

1972 > Class Foreign > 1972 Japan Pacific League
Overall: 59-68
Scored 583 runs, Allowed 621 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 60-67

Manager: Keiji Ozawa
Represented: Tokyo, JP
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1971 / 1973

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 George Altman* 39 112 449 384 46 126 27 1 21 90 4 1 55 29 .328 .410 .568 .978 218 4 3 0 7 19
2 Masanori Arai 24 3 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 Michiyo Arito 25 130 565 494 88 141 20 7 29 71 31 6 58 85 .285 .366 .530 .897 262 16 8 0 5 1
4 Takeo Daigo 33 70 205 186 13 39 4 0 5 15 0 2 17 39 .210 .283 .312 .595 58 10 2 0 0 4
5 Kenji Doi 22 44 51 47 6 17 2 0 1 5 0 0 3 3 .362 .412 .468 .880 22 0 1 0 0 0
6 Nobuyuki Fujii 23 18 38 35 5 7 2 0 2 4 0 0 3 11 .200 .263 .429 .692 15 1 0 0 0 0
7 Kazuo Hasegawa* 27 100 311 296 39 91 13 0 9 33 9 2 10 24 .307 .330 .443 .773 131 6 1 2 2 0
8 Osamu Hirose 25 80 239 221 35 52 10 3 6 23 5 5 16 34 .235 .286 .389 .675 86 4 0 1 1 0
9 Sumio Hirota 23 71 197 187 29 53 9 3 1 16 18 6 7 17 .283 .311 .380 .691 71 1 1 1 1 0
10 Takenori Ikebe 28 121 501 459 69 123 22 0 21 70 11 8 29 69 .268 .318 .453 .771 208 16 7 1 5 1
11 Shigeki Ikeda 26 6 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000 1 0 0 0 0 0
12 Tadayoshi Iwasaki 23 57 57 53 10 15 1 0 0 7 0 2 4 5 .283 .333 .302 .635 16 1 0 0 0 0
13 Frank Johnson 29 101 340 298 31 69 8 0 13 39 2 8 34 60 .232 .311 .389 .700 116 7 2 2 4 0
14 Masaaki Kitaru 25 37 40 32 3 8 2 0 0 3 0 0 4 6 .250 .351 .313 .664 10 0 1 3 0 0
15 Shigeo Kondo 29 30 9 7 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .286 .375 .429 .804 3 1 0 1 0 0
16 Masaaki Koyama 37 28 53 51 1 7 0 0 0 4 0 0 2 14 .137 .170 .137 .307 7 2 0 0 0 0
17 Akira Kuramochi 19 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
18 Kosuke Maeda* 27 19 6 5 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .200 .333 .400 .733 2 1 0 0 0 0
19 Masuho Maeda 33 82 181 159 19 38 6 0 6 18 2 3 15 19 .239 .307 .390 .697 62 4 1 5 1 0
20 Kimiyasu Murakami 27 64 162 149 11 40 4 0 4 19 1 0 7 20 .268 .314 .376 .690 56 2 3 3 0 0
21 Choji Murata 22 16 14 13 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .231 .231 .231 .462 3 0 0 1 0 0
22 Haruo Narishige 24 26 13 11 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 5 .182 .182 .182 .364 2 0 0 2 0 0
23 Fumio Narita 25 41 80 71 6 15 2 0 2 11 1 0 4 20 .211 .263 .324 .587 23 0 1 4 0 0
24 Takayuki Nishida 31 45 61 55 14 12 1 1 0 2 8 1 6 9 .218 .295 .273 .568 15 0 0 0 0 0
25 Osamu Nomura 25 47 77 69 4 15 2 0 0 6 0 0 3 26 .217 .250 .246 .496 17 2 0 5 0 0
26 Yasuo Otsuka 28 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
27 Shinichi Sakaki 26 51 140 130 17 39 6 0 3 12 3 0 5 7 .300 .326 .415 .741 54 3 1 2 2 0
28 Keisuke Senda 29 93 282 256 49 68 13 0 4 19 26 6 23 28 .266 .329 .363 .692 93 2 1 2 0 2
29 Fukuo Toiya* 21 18 19 19 1 3 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 5 .158 .158 .316 .474 6 1 0 0 0 0
30 Takahiro Tokutsu* 25 91 241 219 26 61 11 1 4 22 2 1 20 22 .279 .338 .393 .730 86 5 0 1 1 2
31 Yoshiaki Toyama* 24 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
32 Yozo Ueda* 22 6 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
33 Soroku Yagisawa 27 35 24 22 2 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .136 .136 .182 .318 4 0 0 2 0 0
34 Masao Yamada* 27 19 18 17 3 7 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 .412 .444 .471 .915 8 0 1 0 0 0
35 Hiroyuki Yamazaki 25 123 499 442 54 107 22 1 16 58 4 9 52 76 .242 .322 .405 .727 179 7 1 2 2 1
36 Kojiro Yokoyama 29 42 14 12 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 4 .083 .083 .083 .167 1 0 0 2 0 0
37 Satoru Yoshioka* 23 4 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .500 .000 .500 0 0 0 0 0 0
37 Players 27.8 130 4902 4414 583 1166 191 17 148 553 127 60 380 654 .264 .325 .416 .741 1835 96 35 42 31 30
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors
Only players for whom we have stats are shown. See roster for more complete team list.

Team Pitching

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1 Shigeki Ikeda 26 0 0 6.39 6 2 2 0 0 12.2 15 9 9 3 8 0 2 0 0 1 58 1.816 10.7 2.1 5.7 1.4 0.25
2 Masaaki Kitaru 25 9 7 .563 3.88 37 11 22 2 0 123.0 117 56 53 19 28 2 78 5 0 1 504 1.179 8.6 1.4 2.0 5.7 2.79
3 Shigeo Kondo 29 2 3 .400 4.58 29 4 14 0 0 59.0 63 33 30 10 13 0 30 5 0 1 252 1.288 9.6 1.5 2.0 4.6 2.31
4 Masaaki Koyama 37 9 6 .600 4.08 28 19 6 7 2 152.1 167 74 69 21 26 3 57 8 0 0 639 1.267 9.9 1.2 1.5 3.4 2.19
5 Akira Kuramochi 19 1 0 1.000 3.48 4 2 1 0 0 10.1 9 4 4 1 8 0 2 2 0 0 47 1.645 7.8 0.9 7.0 1.7 0.25
6 Kosuke Maeda* 27 0 5 .000 5.67 19 4 4 0 0 33.1 49 24 21 5 23 1 11 1 0 1 163 2.160 13.2 1.4 6.2 3.0 0.48
7 Satoshi Miyawaki 20 0 0 3.60 3 0 1 0 0 5.0 4 2 2 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 19 1.200 7.2 0.0 3.6 1.8 0.50
8 Choji Murata 22 3 3 .500 6.46 16 5 6 0 0 46.0 56 34 33 10 22 0 30 3 0 3 213 1.696 11.0 2.0 4.3 5.9 1.36
9 Haruo Narishige 24 1 3 .250 4.68 26 7 4 0 0 59.2 49 35 31 11 40 0 39 8 0 0 266 1.492 7.4 1.7 6.0 5.9 0.98
10 Fumio Narita 25 11 14 .440 4.43 41 33 4 13 2 233.2 229 121 115 37 55 2 122 9 0 2 967 1.215 8.8 1.4 2.1 4.7 2.22
11 Osamu Nomura 25 14 10 .583 4.13 47 26 11 7 2 220.1 216 107 101 34 49 3 97 12 0 1 914 1.203 8.8 1.4 2.0 4.0 1.98
12 Yozo Ueda* 22 1 3 .250 6.46 6 4 1 0 0 15.1 17 11 11 3 8 0 6 0 0 0 69 1.630 10.0 1.8 4.7 3.5 0.75
13 Soroku Yagisawa 27 7 8 .467 4.48 35 7 9 1 0 90.1 106 50 45 14 20 2 33 6 0 0 395 1.395 10.6 1.4 2.0 3.3 1.65
14 Kojiro Yokoyama 29 1 6 .143 5.58 42 6 15 0 0 92.0 100 61 57 16 26 7 34 3 0 2 396 1.370 9.8 1.6 2.5 3.3 1.31
14 Players 26.8 59 68 .465 4.54 130 130 100 30 6 1153.0 1197 621 581 184 328 20 542 62 0 12 4902 1.323 9.3 1.4 2.6 4.2 1.65
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Takeo Daigo 68 0.00
Kimiyasu Murakami 59 0.00
Shinichi Sakaki 49 0.00

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
George Altman 63 0.00
Masuho Maeda 60 0.00
Frank Johnson 35 0.00
Kazuo Hasegawa 8 0.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Hiroyuki Yamazaki 123 0.00
Sumio Hirota 7 0.00
Osamu Hirose 6 0.00
Frank Johnson 1 0.00
Keisuke Senda 1 0.00
Satoru Yoshioka 1 0.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Michiyo Arito 130 0.00
Sumio Hirota 1 0.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Keisuke Senda 77 0.00
Osamu Hirose 71 0.00
Sumio Hirota 10 0.00
Masanori Arai 1 0.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Takenori Ikebe 118 0.00
Kazuo Hasegawa 75 0.00
Takahiro Tokutsu 62 0.00
Frank Johnson 58 0.00
Tadayoshi Iwasaki 51 0.00
George Altman 47 0.00
Sumio Hirota 38 0.00
Takayuki Nishida 38 0.00
Susumu Satomi 22 0.00
Nobuyuki Fujii 12 0.00
Kenji Doi 5 0.00
Fukuo Toiya 3 0.00
Masao Yamada 3 0.00
Shigeo Kondo 1 0.00
Yasuo Otsuka 1 0.00
Shinichi Sakaki 1 0.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Osamu Nomura 47 0.00
Kojiro Yokoyama 42 0.00
Fumio Narita 41 0.00
Masaaki Kitaru 37 0.00
Soroku Yagisawa 35 0.00
Shigeo Kondo 29 0.00
Masaaki Koyama 28 0.00
Haruo Narishige 26 0.00
Kosuke Maeda 19 0.00
Choji Murata 16 0.00
Shigeki Ikeda 6 0.00
Yozo Ueda 6 0.00
Akira Kuramochi 4 0.00
Satoshi Miyawaki 3 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
George Altman 39 L R 6' 4.0" 200 Mar 20, 1933 Goldsboro, NC, US
Masanori Arai 24 R R 5' 8.0" 156 Jun 23, 1948 Osato-gun, Saitama, JP
Michiyo Arito 25 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Dec 17, 1946 Usa-cho, Kochi, JP
Takeo Daigo 33 R R 5' 11.0" 176 Nov 15, 1938 Kita Ward, Tokyo, JP
Kenji Doi 22 R R 5' 7.0" 171 May 17, 1950 Takaoka, Toyama, JP
Nobuyuki Fujii 23 R R 5' 11.0" 176 Jan 20, 1949 Yamaguchi, JP
Kazuo Hasegawa 27 L L 5' 9.0" 158 Jan 3, 1945 Omiya, Saitama, JP
Osamu Hirose 25 R R 5' 9.0" 154 Feb 20, 1947 Saeki, Oita, JP
Sumio Hirota 23 R R 5' 4.0" 140 May 13, 1949 Nankoku, Kochi, JP
Takenori Ikebe 28 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Jan 8, 1944 Nagasaki, Nagasaki, JP
Shigeki Ikeda 26 R R 5' 10.0" 162 May 1, 1946 Matsuyama, Ehime, JP
Tadayoshi Iwasaki 23 R R 5' 10.0" 182 Sep 12, 1948 Oita, JP
Frank Johnson 29 R R 6' 1.0" 155 Jul 22, 1942 El Paso, TX, US
Masaaki Kitaru 25 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jun 13, 1947 Choshi, Chiba, JP
Shigeo Kondo 29 R R 5' 8.0" 167 Oct 15, 1942 Fukushima, JP
Masaaki Koyama 37 R R 6' 0.0" 160 Jul 28, 1934 Takasago, Hyogo, JP
Akira Kuramochi 19 R R 5' 11.0" 158 Jul 20, 1952 Kanagawa, JP
Kosuke Maeda 27 L L 5' 8.0" 147 Feb 21, 1945 Ehime, JP
Masuho Maeda 33 R R 5' 10.0" 170 May 24, 1939 Takamamura, Kumamoto, JP
Satoshi Miyawaki 20 R R 5' 10.0" 167 Jun 13, 1952 Kagawa, JP
Kimiyasu Murakami 27 R R 5' 8.0" 165 Feb 24, 1945 Saijo, Ehime, JP
Choji Murata 22 R R 5' 11.0" 171 Nov 27, 1949 Toyoda-gun, Hiroshima, JP
Haruo Narishige 24 R R 5' 10.0" 182 Apr 20, 1948 Oita, JP
Fumio Narita 25 R R 5' 10.0" 167 Oct 2, 1946 Tokyo, JP
Takayuki Nishida 31 R R 5' 8.0" 158 Aug 2, 1940 Ehime, JP
Osamu Nomura 25 R R 6' 0.0" 171 Aug 9, 1946 Hiratsuka, Kanagawa, JP
Yasuo Otsuka 28 R R 5' 8.0" 165 Sep 8, 1943 Osaka, JP
Shinichi Sakaki 26 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Sep 18, 1945 Omiya, Saitama, JP
Susumu Satomi 28 R R 5' 9.0" 160 Aug 21, 1943 Gunma, JP
Keisuke Senda 29 R R 5' 7.0" 158 Jun 28, 1943 Matsuyama, Ehime, JP
Fukuo Toiya 21 L L 6' 0.0" 191 Sep 3, 1950 Tokyo, JP
Takahiro Tokutsu 25 L L 5' 8.0" 180 Apr 12, 1947 Wakayama, Wakayama, JP
Yoshiaki Toyama 24 L L 5' 7.0" 165 Jul 30, 1947 Gojo, Nara, JP
Yozo Ueda 22 L L 5' 10.0" 162 Jun 14, 1950 Nara, JP
Soroku Yagisawa 27 R R 5' 8.0" 165 Dec 1, 1944 Imaichi, Tochigi, JP
Masao Yamada 27 L L 5' 10.0" 167 Sep 6, 1944 Tokyo, JP
Hiroyuki Yamazaki 25 R R 5' 9.0" 167 Dec 22, 1946 Ageo, Saitama, JP
Kojiro Yokoyama 29 R R 5' 8.0" 158 Jul 23, 1942 Takaoka-gun, Kochi, JP
Satoru Yoshioka 23 L R 5' 8.0" 151 Apr 14, 1949 Toyama, JP

About the Japanese Professional Baseball Data

Sources

This data has been provided by Ted Turocy of the Chadwick Baseball Bureau. Many Thanks to Ted for his diligent work on this.