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1977 Yomiuri Giants

1977 > Class Foreign > 1977 Japan Central League
Overall: 80-46
Scored 648 runs, Allowed 504 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 77-49

Manager: Shigeo Nagashima
Represented: Tokyo, JP
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1976 / 1978

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk 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 Keishi Asano 28 31 25 21 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .143 .143 .143 .286 3 0 0 4 0 0
2 Kenji Awaguchi* 25 90 152 143 12 35 2 0 5 21 2 1 5 26 .245 .278 .364 .642 52 3 2 1 1 0
3 Shozo Doi 35 115 374 334 34 87 19 1 8 49 6 1 17 16 .260 .294 .395 .689 132 3 1 17 5 1
4 Kazuaki Fujishiro 21 15 12 12 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 .083 .083 .167 .250 2 0 0 0 0 0
5 Tomoharu Fukushima 23 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 Haruaki Harada* 29 45 40 35 2 6 0 0 0 3 0 0 4 5 .171 .275 .171 .446 6 1 1 0 0 0
7 Isao Harimoto* 37 122 492 440 67 153 16 6 24 82 3 4 40 37 .348 .404 .575 .979 253 14 6 0 6 2
8 Tsuneo Horiuchi 29 34 54 44 3 8 0 1 0 1 0 0 2 13 .182 .217 .227 .445 10 0 0 8 0 0
9 Yuji Kasama 24 35 66 61 4 16 3 0 1 5 0 0 4 11 .262 .318 .361 .679 22 0 1 0 0 1
10 Hajime Kato 27 13 21 16 1 4 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 .250 .250 .313 .563 5 0 0 5 0 0
11 Shigeru Kobayashi 24 42 83 76 5 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 24 .158 .190 .158 .348 12 1 0 4 0 0
12 Kazumasa Kono 25 125 419 357 49 105 18 6 12 45 13 5 39 49 .294 .377 .479 .856 171 6 10 10 3 3
13 Jack Lind# 31 65 227 198 24 47 5 2 9 23 1 1 23 48 .237 .330 .419 .750 83 2 5 0 1 0
14 Tadashi Matsumoto# 22 49 61 57 11 20 3 0 4 11 10 3 4 10 .351 .393 .614 1.007 35 0 0 0 0 0
15 Kiyoshi Nakahata 23 7 5 5 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .400 .400 .400 .800 2 1 0 0 0 0
16 Itaru Ninomiya 23 108 32 28 18 4 1 0 0 1 2 1 1 4 .143 .200 .179 .379 5 1 1 2 0 0
17 Takashi Nishimoto 21 47 30 28 2 6 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 7 .214 .214 .357 .571 10 0 0 2 0 0
18 Hisao Niura* 26 44 42 35 1 5 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 17 .143 .189 .171 .361 6 0 0 5 0 0
19 Kunikazu Ogawa 30 9 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 Sadaharu Oh* 37 130 570 432 114 140 15 0 50 124 1 3 126 37 .324 .477 .706 1.183 305 14 6 0 6 16
21 Toshihiro Okita 25 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
22 Susumu Omata* 25 30 11 8 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 6 .000 .200 .000 .200 0 0 0 1 0 0
23 Shoji Sadaoka 20 9 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 1 0 0 0 0
24 Isao Shibata# 33 127 565 506 94 145 24 7 18 52 34 5 51 50 .287 .353 .468 .822 237 5 3 2 3 0
25 Kazunori Shinozuka* 19 18 26 24 2 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 4 .208 .269 .208 .478 5 0 0 0 0 0
26 Toshimitsu Suetsugu 35 3 12 11 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 .182 .250 .182 .432 2 0 0 0 0 0
27 Shigeru Sugiyama 27 30 63 51 7 14 3 0 0 7 1 0 9 4 .275 .371 .333 .704 17 1 0 1 2 0
28 Shigeru Takada 31 127 554 473 81 140 22 2 17 65 11 6 40 42 .296 .351 .459 .809 217 6 3 32 6 1
29 Yoshimasa Takahashi 33 45 8 5 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 .200 .429 .200 .629 1 1 0 1 0 0
30 Isao Tamura 20 8 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 1 0 0
31 Takeshi Ueda 31 63 65 56 7 16 3 1 1 9 1 0 3 10 .286 .333 .429 .762 24 1 1 5 0 0
32 Clyde Wright 36 31 67 59 3 9 2 0 1 9 0 0 0 21 .153 .150 .237 .387 14 1 0 7 1 0
33 Kazuo Yamamoto 30 53 26 22 3 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .227 .261 .273 .534 6 1 0 3 0 0
34 Koji Yamamoto* 25 89 98 94 6 26 5 0 2 18 0 0 3 13 .277 .296 .394 .690 37 1 0 0 1 0
35 Masahiro Yanagida* 29 114 441 374 68 127 18 2 21 67 17 6 55 36 .340 .425 .567 .992 212 7 3 6 3 1
36 Tadashi Yazawa 28 43 79 65 7 11 2 0 2 6 0 0 11 12 .169 .308 .292 .600 19 2 2 1 0 0
37 Takashi Yoshida 31 93 279 249 20 57 6 0 5 25 0 1 18 19 .229 .283 .313 .596 78 1 2 7 3 5
37 Players 30.5 130 5008 4327 648 1212 172 28 181 628 102 37 468 545 .280 .354 .458 .812 1983 74 47 125 41 30
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 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 H/9 HR/9 BB/9 SO/9 SO/BB
1 Keishi Asano 28 9 4 .692 2.51 31 7 9 2 0 1 93.1 86 32 26 13 38 4 61 1 0 3 394 1.329 8.3 1.3 3.7 5.9 1.61
2 Kazuaki Fujishiro 21 2 3 .400 4.71 15 9 2 0 0 0 42.0 50 25 22 7 19 0 30 0 0 0 189 1.643 10.7 1.5 4.1 6.4 1.58
3 Tsuneo Horiuchi 29 10 9 .526 4.58 34 23 5 4 1 3 151.1 163 81 77 20 53 3 86 5 0 3 657 1.427 9.7 1.2 3.2 5.1 1.62
4 Hajime Kato 27 4 1 .800 2.91 13 8 5 0 0 3 55.2 40 19 18 8 28 1 60 1 0 2 237 1.222 6.5 1.3 4.5 9.7 2.14
5 Shigeru Kobayashi 24 18 8 .692 2.91 42 30 11 11 3 7 216.1 197 89 70 25 65 9 155 4 2 0 897 1.211 8.2 1.0 2.7 6.4 2.38
6 Toshiyuki Nakayama 26 0 0 10.80 3 0 0 0 0 0 1.2 5 4 2 2 2 0 2 0 0 0 13 4.200 27.0 10.8 10.8 10.8 1.00
7 Takashi Nishimoto 21 8 5 .615 2.67 47 7 19 2 1 4 118.0 115 44 35 10 31 5 54 5 0 1 486 1.237 8.8 0.8 2.4 4.1 1.74
8 Hisao Niura* 26 11 3 .786 2.32 44 15 17 5 1 9 136.0 104 38 35 10 60 6 96 1 1 2 549 1.206 6.9 0.7 4.0 6.4 1.60
9 Kunikazu Ogawa 30 0 1 .000 6.43 9 1 3 0 0 0 14.0 15 10 10 4 6 0 11 1 0 0 62 1.500 9.6 2.6 3.9 7.1 1.83
10 Susumu Omata* 25 3 0 1.000 2.84 30 2 8 0 0 1 57.0 39 18 18 6 24 4 38 2 0 2 230 1.105 6.2 0.9 3.8 6.0 1.58
11 Shoji Sadaoka 20 0 1 .000 8.22 9 2 5 0 0 0 15.1 19 14 14 5 12 1 9 0 0 0 74 2.022 11.2 2.9 7.0 5.3 0.75
12 Katsuyoshi Shiotsuki 24 0 0 6.00 2 0 2 0 0 0 3.0 5 2 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 16 2.000 15.0 3.0 3.0 3.0 1.00
13 Yoshimasa Takahashi 33 3 2 .600 4.37 45 1 10 0 0 3 55.2 58 34 27 9 22 6 30 0 0 3 241 1.437 9.4 1.5 3.6 4.9 1.36
14 Isao Tamura 20 1 0 1.000 4.02 8 0 4 0 0 0 15.2 15 7 7 3 9 0 5 1 0 0 64 1.532 8.6 1.7 5.2 2.9 0.56
15 Clyde Wright* 36 11 9 .550 4.24 31 25 1 5 1 0 172.0 190 87 81 25 62 5 82 8 1 3 754 1.465 9.9 1.3 3.2 4.3 1.32
15 Players 27.0 80 46 .635 3.48 130 130 101 29 11 31 1147.0 1101 504 444 148 432 44 720 29 4 19 4863 1.337 8.6 1.2 3.4 5.6 1.67

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Takashi Yoshida 93 0.00
Tadashi Yazawa 40 0.00
Yuji Kasama 31 0.00
Shigeru Sugiyama 30 0.00
Tomoharu Fukushima 2 0.00

1B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Sadaharu Oh 130 0.00
Koji Yamamoto 18 0.00
Takeshi Ueda 12 0.00

2B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Shozo Doi 103 0.00
Jack Lind 43 0.00
Tadashi Matsumoto 20 0.00
Takeshi Ueda 7 0.00
Kazuo Yamamoto 2 0.00
Kazunori Shinozuka 1 0.00

3B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Shigeru Takada 118 0.00
Kazuo Yamamoto 37 0.00
Takeshi Ueda 14 0.00
Tadashi Matsumoto 9 0.00
Jack Lind 7 0.00
Kazumasa Kono 2 0.00
Kiyoshi Nakahata 1 0.00

SS

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Kazumasa Kono 120 0.00
Jack Lind 26 0.00
Takeshi Ueda 20 0.00
Kazunori Shinozuka 7 0.00
Kazuo Yamamoto 2 0.00

OF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Isao Shibata 123 0.00
Isao Harimoto 120 0.00
Masahiro Yanagida 109 0.00
Itaru Ninomiya 97 0.00
Kenji Awaguchi 41 0.00
Shigeru Takada 29 0.00
Koji Yamamoto 25 0.00
Haruaki Harada 5 0.00
Toshimitsu Suetsugu 3 0.00
Sadaharu Oh 2 0.00

P

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Takashi Nishimoto 47 0.00
Yoshimasa Takahashi 45 0.00
Hisao Niura 44 0.00
Shigeru Kobayashi 42 0.00
Tsuneo Horiuchi 34 0.00
Keishi Asano 31 0.00
Clyde Wright 31 0.00
Susumu Omata 30 0.00
Kazuaki Fujishiro 15 0.00
Hajime Kato 13 0.00
Kunikazu Ogawa 9 0.00
Shoji Sadaoka 9 0.00
Isao Tamura 8 0.00
Toshiyuki Nakayama 3 0.00
Katsuyoshi Shiotsuki 2 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Keishi Asano 28 R R 5' 9.0" 165 Feb 22, 1949 Fukuyama, Hiroshima, JP
Kenji Awaguchi 25 L R 5' 8.0" 167 Apr 5, 1952 Itano-gun, Tokushima, JP
Shozo Doi 35 R R 5' 8.0" 136 Jun 28, 1942 Kobe, Hyogo, JP
Kazuaki Fujishiro 21 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Apr 5, 1956 Himeji, Hyogo, JP
Tomoharu Fukushima 23 R R 5' 8.0" 162 Mar 7, 1954 Onoda, Yamaguchi, JP
Haruaki Harada 29 L R 5' 10.0" 176 Jul 28, 1947 Tokyo, Tokyo, JP
Isao Harimoto 37 L L 5' 11.0" 187 Jun 19, 1940 Hiroshima, Hiroshima, JP
Tsuneo Horiuchi 29 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Jan 16, 1948 Kofu, Yamanashi, JP
Yuji Kasama 24 R R 6' 0.0" 191 Mar 22, 1953 Kanazawa, Ishikawa, JP
Hajime Kato 27 R R 5' 9.0" 158 Dec 20, 1949 Fuji, Shizuoka, JP
Shigeru Kobayashi 24 R R 5' 10.0" 150 Nov 14, 1952 Tohaku-gun, Tottori, JP
Kazumasa Kono 25 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Nov 7, 1951 Yawatahama, Ehime, JP
Jack Lind 31 S R 6' 0.0" 170 Jun 8, 1946 Denver, CO, US
Tadashi Matsumoto 22 S R 5' 11.0" 171 Aug 8, 1954 Ozaki, Hyogo, JP
Kiyoshi Nakahata 23 R R 6' 0.0" 176 Jan 6, 1954 Nishi Shirakawa-gun, Fukushima, JP
Toshiyuki Nakayama 26 R R 5' 8.0" 147 Jun 25, 1951 Hokkaido, JP
Itaru Ninomiya 23 R R 5' 8.0" 160 Nov 15, 1953 Hiroshima, Hiroshima, JP
Takashi Nishimoto 21 R R 5' 9.0" 178 Jun 27, 1956 Matsuyama, Ehime, JP
Hisao Niura 26 L L 6' 0.0" 176 May 11, 1951 Setagaya Ward, Tokyo, JP
Kunikazu Ogawa 30 R R 5' 8.0" 165 Feb 1, 1947 Fukuyama, Hiroshima, JP
Sadaharu Oh 37 L L 5' 10.0" 173 May 20, 1940 Sumida Ward, Tokyo, JP
Toshihiro Okita 25 R R 5' 9.0" 165 Feb 18, 1952 Kagawa, JP
Susumu Omata 25 L L 5' 10.0" 170 Aug 18, 1951 Kanagawa, JP
Shoji Sadaoka 20 R R 6' 0.0" 162 Nov 29, 1956 Kagoshima, Kagoshima, JP
Isao Shibata 33 S R 5' 9.0" 162 Feb 8, 1944 Yokohama, Kanagawa, JP
Kazunori Shinozuka 19 L R 5' 9.0" 150 Jul 16, 1957 Toyoshima Ward, Tokyo, JP
Katsuyoshi Shiotsuki 24 R R 5' 10.0" 176 Aug 14, 1952 Minami Kaifu-gun, Oita, JP
Toshimitsu Suetsugu 35 R R 5' 9.0" 170 Mar 2, 1942 Hitoyoshi, Kumamoto, JP
Shigeru Sugiyama 27 R R 5' 10.0" 156 Apr 23, 1950 Choshi, Chiba, JP
Shigeru Takada 31 R R 5' 8.0" 154 Jul 24, 1945 Kagoshima, JP
Yoshimasa Takahashi 33 R R 5' 9.0" 165 May 5, 1944 Takaoka-gun, Kochi, JP
Isao Tamura 20 R R 6' 0.0" 167 Mar 22, 1957 Kuga-gun, Yamaguchi, JP
Takeshi Ueda 31 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Mar 16, 1946 Nishinomiya, Hyogo, JP
Clyde Wright 36 R L 6' 1.0" 180 Feb 20, 1941 Jefferson City, TN, US
Kazuo Yamamoto 30 R R 5' 10.0" 162 Sep 30, 1946 Kita-Kyushu, Fukuoka, JP
Koji Yamamoto 25 L L 6' 1.0" 185 Dec 25, 1951 Sakai, Osaka, JP
Masahiro Yanagida 29 L L 5' 9.0" 176 May 21, 1948 Kumamoto, JP
Tadashi Yazawa 28 R R 5' 7.0" 154 Aug 2, 1948 Aichi, JP
Takashi Yoshida 31 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.