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1975 Yomiuri Giants

1975 > Class Foreign > 1975 Japan Central League
Overall: 47-76
Scored 473 runs, Allowed 510 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 57-66

Manager: Shigeo Nagashima
Represented: Tokyo, JP
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1974 / 1976

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 Kenji Awaguchi* 23 114 356 314 35 92 15 1 12 42 1 3 30 51 .293 .366 .462 .828 145 6 7 4 1 3
2 Shozo Doi 33 111 442 406 37 107 9 2 7 27 4 4 11 25 .264 .285 .347 .632 141 12 1 24 0 0
3 Yasuhiro Hagiwara* 27 71 68 60 0 14 2 0 0 4 0 0 7 8 .233 .313 .267 .580 16 0 0 1 0 0
4 Tsuneo Horiuchi 27 38 75 67 4 10 2 0 0 1 0 0 4 15 .149 .197 .179 .376 12 2 0 4 0 0
5 Davey Johnson 32 91 324 289 29 57 7 0 13 38 1 0 21 71 .197 .275 .356 .631 103 6 11 0 3 0
6 Shigeru Kobayashi 22 28 33 32 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 .031 .031 .031 .063 1 0 0 1 0 0
7 Kazumasa Kono 23 90 280 251 23 57 11 2 6 17 3 1 21 53 .227 .296 .359 .655 90 7 4 3 1 5
8 Makoto Kurata 29 35 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 Toshiyuki Nakayama 24 8 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 Hisao Niura* 24 37 34 29 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 19 .069 .129 .069 .198 2 0 0 3 0 0
11 Kunikazu Ogawa 28 53 33 28 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 12 .143 .172 .143 .315 4 0 0 4 0 0
12 Sadaharu Oh* 35 128 523 393 77 112 14 0 33 96 1 0 123 62 .285 .451 .573 1.024 225 9 1 0 6 27
13 Kenji Otake 23 24 24 23 3 6 1 0 1 3 0 0 1 8 .261 .292 .435 .726 10 0 0 0 0 0
14 Mitsuhiro Sekimoto 26 14 17 14 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 4 .143 .250 .143 .393 2 0 0 1 0 0
15 Isao Shibata# 31 126 517 450 73 118 13 4 10 45 24 10 59 48 .262 .354 .376 .730 169 3 6 0 2 1
16 Osamu Shimano 25 13 11 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 1 0 0
17 Tomohisa Shoji 22 54 5 5 13 1 0 0 0 0 4 4 0 1 .200 .200 .200 .400 1 0 0 0 0 0
18 Toshimitsu Suetsugu 33 113 357 317 39 80 4 1 13 46 2 4 32 37 .252 .322 .394 .716 125 7 2 3 3 4
19 Shigeru Sugiyama 25 13 10 10 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .200 .200 .200 .400 2 0 0 0 0 0
20 Shigeru Takada 29 123 386 332 49 78 16 3 6 31 9 3 36 41 .235 .320 .355 .676 118 6 7 8 3 0
21 Kazumi Takahashi* 29 39 38 35 2 6 2 0 0 2 0 0 1 10 .171 .194 .229 .423 8 0 0 2 0 0
22 Yoshimasa Takahashi 31 53 17 17 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 4 .059 .059 .059 .118 1 0 0 0 0 0
23 Nobuhiro Tamai 25 13 17 16 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 .063 .063 .063 .125 1 0 0 1 0 0
24 Masaru Tomita 28 103 224 196 15 37 4 1 1 13 10 4 22 40 .189 .267 .235 .502 46 3 0 3 3 1
25 Makoto Tsuchida 32 42 30 29 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 9 .034 .067 .034 .101 1 1 0 0 0 0
26 Takeshi Ueda 29 72 205 176 15 33 5 1 0 9 2 1 18 30 .188 .279 .227 .506 40 3 5 4 2 0
27 Kazuo Yamamoto 28 55 39 38 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 14 .132 .154 .132 .285 5 0 0 0 0 0
28 Tsukasa Yamashita 26 6 10 10 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .100 .100 .100 .200 1 1 0 0 0 0
29 Masahiro Yanagida* 27 90 178 156 16 41 4 1 5 18 0 3 19 17 .263 .337 .397 .735 62 2 0 0 3 0
30 Tadashi Yazawa 26 100 302 276 27 70 11 1 7 34 1 1 15 36 .254 .308 .377 .685 104 6 7 3 1 1
31 Tadao Yokoyama 25 25 49 45 1 6 0 0 0 3 0 0 1 23 .133 .152 .133 .286 6 1 0 3 0 0
32 Takashi Yoshida 29 79 174 160 9 42 6 1 3 20 1 0 11 24 .263 .308 .369 .677 59 12 0 2 1 0
32 Players 29.0 130 4785 4191 473 987 126 18 117 453 63 38 439 694 .236 .314 .358 .671 1500 87 51 75 29 42
* - 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 Tsuneo Horiuchi 27 10 18 .357 3.79 38 29 7 8 2 0 213.2 212 100 90 28 75 4 118 6 1 4 893 1.343 8.9 1.2 3.2 5.0 1.57
2 Shigeru Kobayashi 22 5 6 .455 3.30 28 12 5 3 1 0 106.1 103 50 39 8 32 5 42 14 0 0 456 1.270 8.7 0.7 2.7 3.6 1.31
3 Makoto Kurata 29 3 4 .429 2.68 35 0 19 0 0 2 57.0 50 22 17 5 24 2 37 4 0 1 239 1.298 7.9 0.8 3.8 5.8 1.54
4 Toshiyuki Nakayama 24 1 0 1.000 4.38 8 0 0 0 0 0 12.1 11 6 6 1 7 0 4 0 0 0 54 1.459 8.0 0.7 5.1 2.9 0.57
5 Hisao Niura* 24 2 11 .154 3.33 37 14 13 2 1 0 108.0 93 47 40 9 46 8 82 1 1 0 450 1.287 7.8 0.8 3.8 6.8 1.78
6 Kunikazu Ogawa 28 8 10 .444 3.75 53 9 21 3 1 4 129.2 121 65 54 13 38 3 62 7 0 4 543 1.226 8.4 0.9 2.6 4.3 1.63
7 Mitsuhiro Sekimoto 26 0 4 .000 3.97 14 11 2 0 0 0 47.2 59 27 21 7 19 2 18 3 0 0 220 1.636 11.1 1.3 3.6 3.4 0.95
8 Osamu Shimano 25 0 3 .000 6.19 13 7 0 1 0 0 36.1 52 26 25 9 11 1 9 1 0 0 167 1.734 12.9 2.2 2.7 2.2 0.82
9 Katsuyoshi Shiotsuki 22 0 0 9.00 2 0 2 0 0 0 3.0 5 3 3 0 3 0 2 0 0 0 17 2.667 15.0 0.0 9.0 6.0 0.67
10 Kazumi Takahashi* 29 6 6 .500 3.58 39 18 7 2 1 0 115.2 124 50 46 9 54 8 88 5 0 3 519 1.539 9.6 0.7 4.2 6.8 1.63
11 Yoshimasa Takahashi 31 1 3 .250 2.54 53 1 20 0 0 2 95.2 72 30 27 9 12 0 40 2 0 0 360 0.878 6.8 0.8 1.1 3.8 3.33
12 Nobuhiro Tamai 25 3 4 .429 3.10 13 8 2 3 2 0 58.0 46 22 20 9 23 2 24 3 0 0 238 1.190 7.1 1.4 3.6 3.7 1.04
13 Takaaki Taniyama 24 0 0 3.86 7 0 1 0 0 0 7.0 13 3 3 1 2 0 7 0 0 0 35 2.143 16.7 1.3 2.6 9.0 3.50
14 Tadao Yokoyama 25 8 7 .533 3.40 25 21 2 7 2 0 140.1 122 59 53 16 38 0 73 3 0 6 568 1.140 7.8 1.0 2.4 4.7 1.92
14 Players 26.7 47 76 .382 3.53 130 130 101 29 10 8 1130.2 1083 510 443 124 384 35 606 49 2 18 4759 1.297 8.6 1.0 3.1 4.8 1.58
* - 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
Tadashi Yazawa 98 0.00
Takashi Yoshida 68 0.00
Shigeru Sugiyama 8 0.00

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Sadaharu Oh 123 0.00
Kenji Otake 7 0.00
Masahiro Yanagida 7 0.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Shozo Doi 109 0.00
Masaru Tomita 18 0.00
Takeshi Ueda 18 0.00
Kazuo Yamamoto 5 0.00
Tsukasa Yamashita 5 0.00
Tomohisa Shoji 1 0.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Davey Johnson 86 0.00
Masaru Tomita 66 0.00
Kazuo Yamamoto 12 0.00
Takeshi Ueda 6 0.00
Isao Shibata 1 0.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Kazumasa Kono 90 0.00
Takeshi Ueda 46 0.00
Kazuo Yamamoto 39 0.00
Shozo Doi 1 0.00
Davey Johnson 1 0.00
Masaru Tomita 1 0.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Isao Shibata 122 0.00
Shigeru Takada 102 0.00
Toshimitsu Suetsugu 97 0.00
Kenji Awaguchi 92 0.00
Masahiro Yanagida 39 0.00
Makoto Tsuchida 12 0.00
Yasuhiro Hagiwara 4 0.00
Tomohisa Shoji 4 0.00
Shigeru Sugiyama 2 0.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Kunikazu Ogawa 53 0.00
Yoshimasa Takahashi 53 0.00
Kazumi Takahashi 39 0.00
Tsuneo Horiuchi 38 0.00
Hisao Niura 37 0.00
Makoto Kurata 35 0.00
Shigeru Kobayashi 28 0.00
Tadao Yokoyama 25 0.00
Mitsuhiro Sekimoto 14 0.00
Osamu Shimano 13 0.00
Nobuhiro Tamai 13 0.00
Toshiyuki Nakayama 8 0.00
Takaaki Taniyama 7 0.00
Katsuyoshi Shiotsuki 2 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Kenji Awaguchi 23 L R 5' 8.0" 167 Apr 5, 1952 Itano-gun, Tokushima, JP
Shozo Doi 33 R R 5' 8.0" 136 Jun 28, 1942 Kobe, Hyogo, JP
Yasuhiro Hagiwara 27 L L 5' 9.0" 171 Nov 17, 1947 Yokohama, Kanagawa, JP
Tsuneo Horiuchi 27 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Jan 16, 1948 Kofu, Yamanashi, JP
Davey Johnson 32 R R 6' 1.0" 170 Jan 30, 1943 Orlando, FL, US
Shigeru Kobayashi 22 R R 5' 10.0" 150 Nov 14, 1952 Tohaku-gun, Tottori, JP
Kazumasa Kono 23 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Nov 7, 1951 Yawatahama, Ehime, JP
Makoto Kurata 29 R R 6' 1.0" 182 Jun 3, 1946 Minato Ward, Tokyo, JP
Toshiyuki Nakayama 24 R R 5' 8.0" 147 Jun 25, 1951 Hokkaido, JP
Hisao Niura 24 L L 6' 0.0" 176 May 11, 1951 Setagaya Ward, Tokyo, JP
Kunikazu Ogawa 28 R R 5' 8.0" 165 Feb 1, 1947 Fukuyama, Hiroshima, JP
Sadaharu Oh 35 L L 5' 10.0" 173 May 20, 1940 Sumida Ward, Tokyo, JP
Kenji Otake 23 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Jul 31, 1951 Shinagawa Ward, Tokyo, JP
Mitsuhiro Sekimoto 26 R R 6' 0.0" 165 May 1, 1949 Itoigawa, Niigata, JP
Isao Shibata 31 S R 5' 9.0" 162 Feb 8, 1944 Yokohama, Kanagawa, JP
Osamu Shimano 25 R R 5' 10.0" 162 Jun 2, 1950 Yokohama, Kanagawa, JP
Katsuyoshi Shiotsuki 22 R R 5' 10.0" 176 Aug 14, 1952 Minami Kaifu-gun, Oita, JP
Tomohisa Shoji 22 R R 5' 9.0" 154 May 30, 1953 Higashi Muro-gun, Wakayama, JP
Toshimitsu Suetsugu 33 R R 5' 9.0" 170 Mar 2, 1942 Hitoyoshi, Kumamoto, JP
Shigeru Sugiyama 25 R R 5' 10.0" 156 Apr 23, 1950 Choshi, Chiba, JP
Shigeru Takada 29 R R 5' 8.0" 154 Jul 24, 1945 Kagoshima, JP
Kazumi Takahashi 29 L L 5' 10.0" 171 Jun 9, 1946 Fuchu, Hiroshima, JP
Yoshimasa Takahashi 31 R R 5' 9.0" 165 May 5, 1944 Takaoka-gun, Kochi, JP
Nobuhiro Tamai 25 R R 5' 10.0" 173 Sep 7, 1949 Ehime, JP
Takaaki Taniyama 24 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Oct 8, 1950 Takaoka-gun, Kochi, JP
Masaru Tomita 28 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Oct 11, 1946 Osaka, JP
Makoto Tsuchida 32 R R 5' 8.0" 165 Jun 12, 1943 Okayama, JP
Takeshi Ueda 29 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Mar 16, 1946 Nishinomiya, Hyogo, JP
Kazuo Yamamoto 28 R R 5' 10.0" 162 Sep 30, 1946 Kita-Kyushu, Fukuoka, JP
Tsukasa Yamashita 26 R R 5' 9.0" 158 Jul 8, 1948 Takaoka-gun, Kochi, JP
Masahiro Yanagida 27 L L 5' 9.0" 176 May 21, 1948 Kumamoto, JP
Tadashi Yazawa 26 R R 5' 7.0" 154 Aug 2, 1948 Aichi, JP
Tadao Yokoyama 25 R R 5' 11.0" 178 Jan 4, 1950 Hokkaido, JP
Takashi Yoshida 29 R R 5' 10.0" 173 Jun 23, 1946 Kobe, Hyogo, JP

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Sources

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