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1990 Yokohama Taiyo Whales

1990 > Class Foreign > 1990 Japan Central League
Overall: 64-66
Scored 546 runs, Allowed 563 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 63-67

Manager: Yutaka Sudo
Represented: Yokohama, JP
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1989 / 1991

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 Kosaku Akimoto 22 67 124 115 10 23 6 1 3 11 0 1 7 29 .200 .242 .348 .590 40 3 0 0 2 0
2 Michio Aoyama 30 62 71 63 13 9 1 2 2 4 2 0 2 13 .143 .194 .317 .511 20 1 2 4 0 0
3 Kotaro Azuse* 23 13 9 8 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .125 .125 .125 .250 1 0 0 1 0 0
4 Toshio Choshi 28 37 77 61 7 17 1 1 0 2 0 1 12 15 .279 .397 .328 .725 20 0 0 4 0 2
5 Kazuhiko Daimon 25 30 38 35 2 6 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 11 .171 .171 .171 .343 6 0 0 3 0 0
6 Kazuhiko Endo 35 45 14 13 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 7 .077 .077 .077 .154 1 0 0 1 0 0
7 Tadami Futamura 30 31 85 73 5 16 4 0 2 9 0 0 9 9 .219 .310 .356 .666 26 2 1 1 1 0
8 Yoshiaki Hino 28 25 34 31 3 8 2 0 0 6 0 1 2 12 .258 .303 .323 .626 10 0 0 1 0 0
9 Katsuhiro Hiratsuka 24 23 46 40 7 9 3 0 0 5 0 0 5 7 .225 .304 .300 .604 12 0 0 0 1 0
10 Kazumasa Ichikawa 31 71 146 127 12 36 7 2 2 20 1 0 10 14 .283 .340 .417 .758 53 3 2 5 2 4
11 Jun Inoue* 20 4 4 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 .250 .250 .250 .500 1 0 0 0 0 0
12 Takuro Ishii* 19 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
13 Mitsunori Kakehata 27 27 25 20 3 7 2 0 1 3 0 0 2 8 .350 .409 .600 1.009 12 0 0 3 0 0
14 Shigeharu Kamogawa 24 5 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
15 Hirokazu Kato# 38 63 60 54 7 17 1 0 1 4 1 1 6 10 .315 .383 .389 .772 21 2 0 0 0 0
16 Yukiichi Komazaki* 30 24 25 24 1 5 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 6 .208 .240 .208 .448 5 1 1 0 0 0
17 Akiyoshi Koyama 29 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
18 Yutaka Matsumoto 27 39 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 1 0 0
19 Joey Meyer 28 104 426 378 59 104 18 0 26 77 0 1 40 82 .275 .347 .529 .877 200 13 4 0 4 2
20 Masahiko Miyashita* 28 5 7 7 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .143 .143 .143 .286 1 0 0 0 0 0
21 Futoshi Miyazato* 25 108 267 236 34 73 7 1 1 30 13 3 24 20 .309 .370 .360 .730 85 3 0 5 2 2
22 Koki Morita 20 8 5 5 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .400 .400 .400 .800 2 0 0 0 0 0
23 Hiroaki Nakayama 22 30 54 46 1 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 20 .087 .085 .087 .172 4 0 0 7 1 0
24 Hisao Niura* 39 43 38 33 2 6 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 23 .182 .229 .212 .441 7 0 0 3 0 0
25 Hiroki Nomura* 21 28 62 55 5 12 2 1 1 4 0 0 2 25 .218 .246 .345 .591 19 1 0 5 0 0
26 Toru Okamoto* 25 52 14 10 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 4 .100 .250 .200 .450 2 0 0 2 0 0
27 Yuji Ono 29 57 149 126 17 39 8 0 5 18 0 1 19 21 .310 .401 .492 .893 62 1 1 2 1 3
28 Jim Paciorek 30 133 562 527 78 172 36 3 17 94 3 2 26 47 .326 .361 .503 .864 265 14 5 0 4 5
29 Carlos Ponce 31 15 60 57 3 11 3 2 0 3 0 1 2 12 .193 .233 .316 .549 18 0 1 0 0 0
30 Akio Saito 35 24 57 48 3 10 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 13 .208 .283 .229 .512 11 1 0 4 0 0
31 Kazuhiro Sasaki 22 25 15 15 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .200 .200 .267 .467 4 0 0 0 0 0
32 Yoshiyuki Shimizu 26 122 425 364 34 96 14 4 4 45 4 2 39 58 .264 .338 .357 .695 130 5 4 14 4 1
33 Tatsuya Shindo 20 40 136 119 18 31 5 0 2 9 3 1 9 19 .261 .313 .353 .665 42 0 0 8 0 0
34 Yutaka Takagi# 32 118 475 406 61 131 21 3 10 55 13 8 57 57 .323 .408 .463 .871 188 3 4 4 4 5
35 Masahiro Takahashi# 25 119 473 385 47 87 16 2 2 15 14 4 44 76 .226 .309 .294 .603 113 4 3 40 1 0
36 Manabu Tanabe* 25 2 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 1 0 0
37 Motonobu Tanishige 19 75 182 154 8 27 7 0 3 16 2 0 17 36 .175 .264 .279 .544 43 4 2 8 1 3
38 Tomio Tashiro 35 51 74 58 5 17 4 0 3 19 0 0 13 16 .293 .405 .517 .923 30 2 0 0 3 2
39 Kenichi Yamazaki* 27 109 463 421 56 109 13 5 4 34 18 12 32 47 .259 .315 .342 .657 144 6 3 6 1 0
40 Kaname Yashiki# 31 12 47 42 9 13 0 1 0 3 3 0 5 9 .310 .383 .357 .740 15 0 0 0 0 0
41 Akimasa Yokotani* 27 116 364 319 33 88 10 0 1 21 9 2 33 50 .276 .349 .317 .666 101 2 4 6 2 1
41 Players 27.6 133 5127 4491 546 1193 195 28 90 514 86 41 426 801 .266 .332 .382 .714 1714 71 37 139 34 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 Kotaro Azuse* 23 1 3 .250 4.11 10 5 5 0 0 0 35.0 25 19 16 3 22 2 34 1 1 1 149 1.343 6.4 0.8 5.7 8.7 1.55
2 Kazuhiko Daimon 25 8 5 .615 3.22 27 14 6 5 1 0 120.1 122 48 43 14 35 3 93 2 0 2 513 1.305 9.1 1.0 2.6 7.0 2.66
3 Kazuhiko Endo 35 6 6 .500 2.17 45 0 37 0 0 21 70.2 51 21 17 7 18 7 55 1 0 0 281 0.976 6.5 0.9 2.3 7.0 3.06
4 Fumiki Ishida 23 0 0 2.86 17 0 8 0 0 0 22.0 21 8 7 3 8 2 17 1 0 0 95 1.318 8.6 1.2 3.3 7.0 2.13
5 Takuro Ishii 19 0 1 .000 9.00 2 1 1 0 0 0 4.0 6 5 4 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 19 2.000 13.5 0.0 4.5 0.0 0.00
6 Masaru Ishikawa 30 0 0 2.89 8 0 3 0 0 0 9.1 8 3 3 0 1 0 6 0 0 0 36 0.964 7.7 0.0 1.0 5.8 6.00
7 Mitsunori Kakehata 27 3 5 .375 6.08 24 13 3 1 0 0 77.0 92 55 52 16 31 0 34 5 0 0 345 1.597 10.8 1.9 3.6 4.0 1.10
8 Shigeharu Kamogawa 24 0 0 3.00 5 1 3 0 0 0 9.0 6 3 3 0 4 1 4 0 0 2 37 1.111 6.0 0.0 4.0 4.0 1.00
9 Yutaka Matsumoto 27 3 3 .500 4.31 38 2 11 0 0 0 56.1 68 31 27 7 19 1 27 4 0 2 248 1.544 10.9 1.1 3.0 4.3 1.42
10 Koki Morita 20 0 0 8.05 7 3 3 0 0 0 19.0 21 17 17 7 10 0 11 1 0 2 87 1.632 9.9 3.3 4.7 5.2 1.10
11 Tatsumi Murata* 37 0 0 3.52 4 1 1 0 0 0 7.2 7 3 3 0 0 0 7 1 0 0 31 0.913 8.2 0.0 0.0 8.2
12 Hiroaki Nakayama 22 8 12 .400 3.92 27 21 0 5 3 0 153.2 157 71 67 14 44 5 89 8 1 3 653 1.308 9.2 0.8 2.6 5.2 2.02
13 Yukihiro Narita 28 0 0 0.00 3 0 1 0 0 0 2.0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 2.500 22.5 0.0 0.0 0.0
14 Hisao Niura* 39 6 10 .375 3.79 42 15 11 0 0 2 140.0 121 66 59 11 68 2 107 7 0 2 603 1.350 7.8 0.7 4.4 6.9 1.57
15 Hiroki Nomura* 21 11 6 .647 3.50 24 22 0 8 0 0 162.0 140 67 63 23 35 1 114 1 0 6 650 1.080 7.8 1.3 1.9 6.3 3.26
16 Toru Okamoto* 25 5 4 .556 3.70 52 5 8 0 0 2 97.1 103 42 40 9 42 1 68 1 0 3 419 1.490 9.5 0.8 3.9 6.3 1.62
17 Akio Saito 35 10 7 .588 4.07 24 22 1 6 1 0 150.1 144 71 68 15 39 3 98 2 0 0 615 1.217 8.6 0.9 2.3 5.9 2.51
18 Kazuhiro Sasaki 22 2 4 .333 5.85 16 7 5 0 0 2 47.2 49 31 31 10 30 0 44 0 1 4 215 1.657 9.3 1.9 5.7 8.3 1.47
19 Kenichi Shiozaki 22 0 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 6 0.000 0.0 0.0 0.0 4.5
20 Manabu Tanabe* 25 1 0 1.000 2.25 2 1 0 1 0 0 8.0 5 2 2 1 3 0 4 0 0 0 32 1.000 5.6 1.1 3.4 4.5 1.33
20 Players 28.1 64 66 .492 3.94 133 133 107 26 6 27 1193.1 1151 563 522 140 411 28 813 36 3 27 5043 1.309 8.7 1.1 3.1 6.1 1.98
* - 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
Motonobu Tanishige 73 0.00
Kazumasa Ichikawa 70 0.00
Kosaku Akimoto 66 0.00
Akiyoshi Koyama 2 0.00
Nariyuki Imakurusu 1 0.00

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joey Meyer 103 0.00
Jim Paciorek 74 0.00
Yuji Ono 13 0.00
Tomio Tashiro 13 0.00
Yoshiyuki Shimizu 1 0.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Yutaka Takagi 116 0.00
Toshio Choshi 18 0.00
Yoshiyuki Shimizu 6 0.00
Tatsuya Shindo 4 0.00
Yoshiaki Hino 3 0.00
Masahiro Takahashi 1 0.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Yoshiyuki Shimizu 115 0.00
Yuji Ono 37 0.00
Toshio Choshi 8 0.00
Tatsuya Shindo 4 0.00
Yoshiaki Hino 3 0.00
Michio Aoyama 1 0.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Masahiro Takahashi 114 0.00
Tatsuya Shindo 30 0.00
Yoshiaki Hino 10 0.00
Yutaka Takagi 1 0.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jim Paciorek 116 0.00
Kenichi Yamazaki 107 0.00
Akimasa Yokotani 92 0.00
Futoshi Miyazato 88 0.00
Michio Aoyama 53 0.00
Tadami Futamura 21 0.00
Katsuhiro Hiratsuka 14 0.00
Carlos Ponce 14 0.00
Kaname Yashiki 10 0.00
Yukiichi Komazaki 3 0.00
Masahiko Miyashita 3 0.00
Hirokazu Kato 2 0.00
Yuji Ono 2 0.00
Yoshiaki Hino 1 0.00
Tatsuya Shindo 1 0.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Toru Okamoto 52 0.00
Kazuhiko Endo 45 0.00
Hisao Niura 42 0.00
Yutaka Matsumoto 38 0.00
Kazuhiko Daimon 27 0.00
Hiroaki Nakayama 27 0.00
Mitsunori Kakehata 24 0.00
Hiroki Nomura 24 0.00
Akio Saito 24 0.00
Fumiki Ishida 17 0.00
Kazuhiro Sasaki 16 0.00
Kotaro Azuse 10 0.00
Masaru Ishikawa 8 0.00
Koki Morita 7 0.00
Shigeharu Kamogawa 5 0.00
Tatsumi Murata 4 0.00
Yukihiro Narita 3 0.00
Takuro Ishii 2 0.00
Manabu Tanabe 2 0.00
Kenichi Shiozaki 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Kosaku Akimoto 22 R R 6' 0.0" 187 Jan 29, 1968 Bunkyo, Tokyo, JP
Michio Aoyama 30 R R 5' 11.0" 171 Dec 17, 1959 Shizuoka, Shizuoka, JP
Kotaro Azuse 23 L L 5' 10.0" 171 May 6, 1967 Kumamoto, Kumamoto, JP
Toshio Choshi 28 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Aug 24, 1961 Kashima, Ibaraki, JP
Kazuhiko Daimon 25 R R 6' 0.0" 182 May 31, 1965 Uji, Kyoto, JP
Kazuhiko Endo 35 R R 6' 0.0" 158 Apr 19, 1955 Nishi Shirakawa-gun, Fukushima, JP
Tadami Futamura 30 R R 5' 10.0" 178 Oct 8, 1959 Mizuma-gun, Fukuoka, JP
Yoshiaki Hino 28 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Aug 16, 1961 Hayami-gun, Oita, JP
Katsuhiro Hiratsuka 24 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jan 29, 1966 Sumida Ward, Tokyo, JP
Kazumasa Ichikawa 31 R R 5' 9.0" 173 Oct 9, 1958 Handa, Aichi, JP
Nariyuki Imakurusu 23 R R 5' 10.0" 171 May 10, 1967 Settsu, Osaka, JP
Jun Inoue 20 L L 6' 0.0" 167 Jun 8, 1970 Sendai, Miyagi, JP
Fumiki Ishida 23 R R 5' 10.0" 171 Aug 22, 1966 Niihari, Ibaraki, JP
Takuro Ishii 19 L R 5' 9.0" 172 Aug 25, 1970 Sano, Tochigi, JP
Masaru Ishikawa 30 R R 5' 11.0" 165 May 21, 1960 Higashi Yamanashi-gun, Yamanashi, JP
Mitsunori Kakehata 27 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Jan 10, 1963 Ninohe-gun, Iwate, JP
Shigeharu Kamogawa 24 R R 6' 1.0" 176 Mar 17, 1966 Mito, Ibaraki, JP
Hirokazu Kato 38 S L 5' 10.0" 160 Oct 9, 1951 Taku, Saga, JP
Yukiichi Komazaki 30 L R 5' 11.0" 174 Aug 30, 1959 Kawaguchi, Saitama, JP
Akiyoshi Koyama 29 R R 6' 0.0" 184 Dec 14, 1960 Machida, Tokyo, JP
Yutaka Matsumoto 27 R R 6' 0.0" 176 Apr 14, 1963 Senpoku-gun, Akita, JP
Joey Meyer 28 R R 6' 3.0" 260 May 10, 1962 Honolulu, HI, US
Masahiko Miyashita 28 L L 5' 8.0" 171 May 19, 1962 Edogawa Ward, Tokyo, JP
Futoshi Miyazato 25 L R 5' 8.0" 149 Mar 7, 1965 Okinawa, Okinawa, JP
Koki Morita 20 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Nov 21, 1969 Kayabe-gun, Hokkaido, JP
Tatsumi Murata 37 L L 5' 10.0" 162 Jul 9, 1952 Yokote, Akita, JP
Hiroaki Nakayama 22 R R 5' 9.0" 176 Nov 4, 1967 Kochi, Kochi, JP
Yukihiro Narita 28 R R 6' 0.0" 176 Jul 16, 1961 Nishi Uwa-gun, Ehime, JP
Hisao Niura 39 L L 6' 0.0" 176 May 11, 1951 Setagaya Ward, Tokyo, JP
Hiroki Nomura 21 L L 5' 11.0" 182 Jun 30, 1969 Hiroshima, Hiroshima, JP
Toru Okamoto 25 L L 5' 8.0" 162 Jun 13, 1965 Amagasaki, Hyogo, JP
Yuji Ono 29 R R 5' 8.0" 180 Feb 2, 1961 Chiba, Chiba, JP
Jim Paciorek 30 R R 6' 3.0" 203 Jun 7, 1960 Detroit, MI, US
Carlos Ponce 31 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Feb 7, 1959 Rio Piedras, PR
Akio Saito 35 R R 6' 0.0" 187 Feb 23, 1955 Kyoto, Kyoto, JP
Kazuhiro Sasaki 22 R R 6' 4.0" 209 Feb 22, 1968 Sendai, Miyagi, JP
Yoshiyuki Shimizu 26 R R 5' 8.0" 167 Sep 19, 1963 Chofu, Tokyo, JP
Tatsuya Shindo 20 R R 5' 8.0" 154 Jan 14, 1970 Takaoka, Toyama, JP
Kenichi Shiozaki 22 R R 5' 10.0" 143 Apr 29, 1968 Nishi Uwa-gun, Ehime, JP
Yutaka Takagi 32 S R 5' 8.0" 167 Oct 22, 1957 Bofu, Yamaguchi, JP
Masahiro Takahashi 25 S R 5' 9.0" 180 Jul 10, 1964 Toyoaki, Aichi, JP
Manabu Tanabe 25 L L 5' 11.0" 190 Mar 8, 1965 Sunto-gun, Shizuoka, JP
Motonobu Tanishige 19 R R 5' 10.0" 180 Dec 21, 1970 Hiba-gun, Hiroshima, JP
Tomio Tashiro 35 R R 6' 1.0" 193 Jul 9, 1954 Odawara, Kanagawa, JP
Kenichi Yamazaki 27 L L 5' 8.0" 165 Jul 20, 1962 Nerima Ward, Tokyo, JP
Kaname Yashiki 31 S R 5' 10.0" 165 Jun 11, 1959 Kawanishi, Hyogo, JP
Akimasa Yokotani 27 L R 5' 10.0" 160 Apr 7, 1963 Miki, 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.