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2000 Osaka Kintetsu Buffaloes

2000 > Class Foreign > 2000 Japan Pacific League
Overall: 58-75
Scored 612 runs, Allowed 687 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 59-74

Manager: Masataka Nashida
Represented: Osaka, JP
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1999

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 Andy Abad* 27 32 102 92 7 15 1 0 4 13 0 0 9 17 .163 .235 .304 .540 28 1 0 0 1 0
2 Phil Clark 32 66 274 252 31 65 9 2 10 33 0 1 14 27 .258 .314 .429 .742 108 13 7 0 1 1
3 Akihito Fujii 24 21 15 11 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 4 .273 .467 .364 .830 4 1 0 0 0 0
4 Kenji Furukubo 36 5 8 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .125 .000 .125 0 1 0 0 0 0
5 Makoto Hagiwara 27 11 17 15 2 4 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 6 .267 .353 .267 .620 4 0 0 0 0 0
6 Koji Hirashita* 22 76 231 200 34 51 6 4 1 18 8 1 13 42 .255 .306 .340 .646 68 0 2 15 1 0
7 Kei Ichihara# 26 4 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000 1 0 0 0 0 0
8 Koichi Isobe* 26 94 359 318 41 99 18 5 6 33 6 0 26 26 .311 .367 .456 .823 145 9 3 10 2 2
9 Kenshi Kawaguchi* 24 96 295 263 24 66 13 1 5 28 3 3 29 43 .251 .328 .365 .693 96 5 1 2 0 1
10 Tadatoki Maeda 22 100 165 143 13 28 2 1 0 9 6 1 11 32 .196 .263 .224 .487 32 2 2 9 0 0
11 Tetsuya Matoyama 29 87 185 151 18 26 3 0 3 16 3 1 18 32 .172 .257 .252 .509 38 1 0 14 2 1
12 Eiji Mizuguchi 31 129 548 462 57 116 16 1 3 39 1 4 59 54 .251 .333 .310 .643 143 3 1 20 6 0
13 Akihito Moritani# 20 6 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 Takashi Muto* 27 119 436 366 62 114 20 6 1 41 20 9 46 31 .311 .394 .407 .801 149 3 6 15 3 0
15 Norihiro Nakamura 26 127 564 476 82 132 26 0 39 110 1 1 80 112 .277 .381 .578 .959 275 17 3 0 5 5
16 Hideaki Okubo* 30 5 7 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 1 0 0 0 0
17 Naoyuki Omura* 24 124 420 366 45 93 17 5 3 44 7 8 24 38 .254 .299 .352 .651 129 6 1 25 4 0
18 Akinori Otsuka 28 39 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
19 Tuffy Rhodes* 31 135 589 525 85 143 25 2 25 89 6 6 58 134 .272 .345 .470 .815 247 10 2 0 4 5
20 Takahisa Suzuki 36 11 20 20 1 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 6 .100 .100 .100 .200 2 1 0 0 0 0
21 Fumitoshi Takano 26 86 225 186 30 55 10 2 6 31 2 2 27 40 .296 .418 .468 .886 87 4 12 0 0 3
22 Toru Takashima 30 9 12 12 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .167 .167 .167 .333 2 0 0 0 0 0
23 Yosuke Takasu 24 5 5 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .200 .000 .200 0 0 0 0 0 0
24 Masahiro Takumi* 32 52 74 64 8 14 1 1 0 4 1 2 7 10 .219 .306 .266 .571 17 0 1 2 0 0
25 Katsumi Yamashita 23 67 126 107 8 16 4 0 1 5 0 2 10 26 .150 .227 .215 .442 23 3 1 7 1 0
26 Takashi Yoshida 33 7 14 12 1 5 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 2 .417 .462 .500 .962 6 0 0 1 0 0
27 Yuji Yoshioka 28 115 481 434 58 126 27 4 18 65 2 3 41 93 .290 .351 .495 .846 215 9 1 2 3 3
27 Players 27.3 135 5175 4496 612 1176 200 34 125 583 68 45 481 782 .262 .336 .405 .741 1819 90 43 122 33 21
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 H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1 Motoyuki Akahori 30 0 1 .000 5.00 3 1 0 0 0 0 9.0 6 5 5 1 7 0 5 1 0 1 40 1.444 6.0 1.0 7.0 5.0 0.71
2 Kotaro Azuse* 33 0 0 6.00 7 0 1 0 0 0 6.0 4 4 4 0 12 0 6 2 0 3 36 2.667 6.0 0.0 18.0 9.0 0.50
3 Narciso Elvira* 32 6 7 .462 4.64 27 21 1 2 2 0 110.2 97 60 57 9 53 2 73 3 1 2 481 1.355 7.9 0.7 4.3 5.9 1.38
4 Hironori Fujisaki 20 0 0 5.40 3 0 0 0 0 0 3.1 4 3 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 15 1.500 10.8 0.0 2.7 2.7 1.00
5 Hiroaki Hirota 36 3 4 .429 5.75 20 0 5 0 0 0 20.1 25 18 13 0 13 2 3 0 0 1 99 1.869 11.1 0.0 5.8 1.3 0.23
6 Hiroshi Ishige 29 2 4 .333 3.61 46 0 7 0 0 1 62.1 48 28 25 6 36 3 74 3 0 3 274 1.348 6.9 0.9 5.2 10.7 2.06
7 Ken Kadokura 26 7 9 .438 3.91 23 18 0 4 1 0 117.1 108 54 51 13 46 0 109 4 0 2 501 1.312 8.3 1.0 3.5 8.4 2.37
8 Isao Koda 35 6 2 .750 4.06 28 0 8 0 0 0 37.2 43 19 17 2 9 2 21 1 0 1 166 1.381 10.3 0.5 2.2 5.0 2.33
9 Takuichi Koike 29 0 0 5.11 8 0 4 0 0 0 12.1 11 7 7 2 9 0 12 0 0 1 58 1.622 8.0 1.5 6.6 8.8 1.33
10 Kat Maekawa* 21 8 13 .381 4.16 33 27 1 8 1 0 173.0 161 99 80 9 96 5 105 4 0 7 764 1.486 8.4 0.5 5.0 5.5 1.09
11 Masaki Maki* 24 2 2 .500 3.32 15 5 3 1 1 0 38.0 35 14 14 2 26 0 27 2 0 0 171 1.605 8.3 0.5 6.2 6.4 1.04
12 Eiji Maruo 28 0 0 3.58 19 0 9 0 0 0 37.2 41 18 15 4 11 2 28 2 0 1 165 1.381 9.8 1.0 2.6 6.7 2.55
13 Takuya Matsumoto 20 0 0 5.06 5 0 2 0 0 0 5.1 5 3 3 0 6 0 9 0 0 0 27 2.062 8.4 0.0 10.1 15.2 1.50
14 Tetsuji Mende* 25 0 1 .000 7.17 20 2 4 0 0 1 21.1 20 17 17 4 27 0 11 1 0 0 110 2.203 8.4 1.7 11.4 4.6 0.41
15 Koki Morita 30 0 0 18.00 3 0 0 0 0 0 2.0 3 4 4 1 3 0 3 2 0 0 14 3.000 13.5 4.5 13.5 13.5 1.00
16 Masashi Nara 23 1 1 .500 4.00 33 0 8 0 0 0 36.0 30 17 16 1 22 0 16 6 0 0 162 1.444 7.5 0.2 5.5 4.0 0.73
17 Shinichi Nishikawa* 33 1 0 1.000 7.71 11 0 1 0 0 0 7.0 10 8 6 2 7 0 5 1 0 1 39 2.429 12.9 2.6 9.0 6.4 0.71
18 Akira Okamoto 27 0 2 .000 7.56 9 3 2 1 0 0 25.0 35 21 21 5 10 2 10 1 0 1 119 1.800 12.6 1.8 3.6 3.6 1.00
19 Akinori Otsuka 28 1 3 .250 2.38 39 0 36 0 0 24 41.2 31 11 11 3 13 1 49 0 0 4 166 1.056 6.7 0.6 2.8 10.6 3.77
20 Hiroki Sakai 28 1 0 1.000 6.23 6 0 1 0 0 0 8.2 7 6 6 1 8 0 7 0 0 0 41 1.731 7.3 1.0 8.3 7.3 0.88
21 Kazuya Shibata* 32 3 0 1.000 1.82 50 0 3 0 0 0 29.2 26 7 6 0 11 2 16 1 1 1 123 1.247 7.9 0.0 3.3 4.9 1.45
22 Kento Sugiyama* 31 0 1 .000 6.14 27 0 3 0 0 0 22.0 28 16 15 6 15 2 12 1 0 0 104 1.955 11.5 2.5 6.1 4.9 0.80
23 Kazuya Tabata 31 3 4 .429 6.79 10 10 0 0 0 0 53.0 67 42 40 11 30 0 27 3 0 2 258 1.830 11.4 1.9 5.1 4.6 0.90
24 Hiroshi Takamura 30 3 5 .375 4.87 17 12 2 0 0 0 68.1 65 38 37 6 35 1 41 2 0 4 301 1.463 8.6 0.8 4.6 5.4 1.17
25 Yuki Tanaka 21 2 3 .400 6.29 12 5 3 1 0 0 44.1 62 37 31 9 24 0 29 0 1 2 217 1.940 12.6 1.8 4.9 5.9 1.21
26 Brad Tweedlie 28 0 0 inf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 4 5 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 5 0.00
27 Shinji Udaka 23 0 0 2.38 8 0 5 0 0 0 11.1 11 7 3 2 5 1 6 0 0 0 50 1.412 8.7 1.6 4.0 4.8 1.20
28 Bob Wolcott 26 3 4 .429 6.09 17 7 4 0 0 0 44.1 50 30 30 7 21 0 26 1 2 1 198 1.602 10.2 1.4 4.3 5.3 1.24
29 Hiroki Yamamura 24 6 9 .400 5.01 27 24 0 3 1 0 138.1 146 86 77 17 48 0 71 7 1 1 598 1.402 9.5 1.1 3.1 4.6 1.48
30 Katsunari Yoshikawa 23 0 0 6.23 3 0 2 0 0 0 4.1 7 3 3 0 4 0 6 0 0 0 24 2.538 14.5 0.0 8.3 12.5 1.50
30 Players 27.7 58 75 .436 4.66 135 135 115 20 8 26 1190.1 1190 687 616 123 609 25 808 48 6 40 5326 1.511 9.0 0.9 4.6 6.1 1.33

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
Koichi Isobe 87 0.00
Akihito Fujii 18 0.00
Kenji Furukubo 4 0.00
Toru Takashima 2 0.00

1B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Yuji Yoshioka 98 0.00
Katsumi Yamashita 37 0.00
Andy Abad 19 0.00
Phil Clark 5 0.00
Makoto Hagiwara 2 0.00
Tetsuya Matoyama 1 0.00

2B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Eiji Mizuguchi 118 0.00
Takashi Muto 47 0.00
Katsumi Yamashita 11 0.00
Tadatoki Maeda 5 0.00
Yosuke Takasu 4 0.00
Kei Ichihara 1 0.00

3B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Norihiro Nakamura 127 0.00
Takashi Muto 81 0.00
Katsumi Yamashita 19 0.00
Makoto Hagiwara 2 0.00
Tadatoki Maeda 2 0.00
Takashi Yoshida 1 0.00
Yuji Yoshioka 1 0.00

SS

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tadatoki Maeda 98 0.00
Eiji Mizuguchi 14 0.00
Norihiro Nakamura 9 0.00
Takashi Yoshida 4 0.00
Kei Ichihara 2 0.00
Katsumi Yamashita 2 0.00

OF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tuffy Rhodes 135 0.00
Naoyuki Omura 120 0.00
Tetsuya Matoyama 84 0.00
Koji Hirashita 65 0.00
Fumitoshi Takano 61 0.00
Kenshi Kawaguchi 60 0.00
Masahiro Takumi 37 0.00
Koichi Isobe 34 0.00
Yuji Yoshioka 7 0.00
Takahisa Suzuki 6 0.00
Akihito Moritani 3 0.00
Makoto Hagiwara 1 0.00

P

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Kazuya Shibata 50 0.00
Hiroshi Ishige 46 0.00
Akinori Otsuka 39 0.00
Kat Maekawa 33 0.00
Masashi Nara 33 0.00
Isao Koda 28 0.00
Narciso Elvira 27 0.00
Kento Sugiyama 27 0.00
Hiroki Yamamura 27 0.00
Ken Kadokura 23 0.00
Hiroaki Hirota 20 0.00
Tetsuji Mende 20 0.00
Eiji Maruo 19 0.00
Hiroshi Takamura 17 0.00
Bob Wolcott 17 0.00
Masaki Maki 15 0.00
Yuki Tanaka 12 0.00
Shinichi Nishikawa 11 0.00
Kazuya Tabata 10 0.00
Akira Okamoto 9 0.00
Takuichi Koike 8 0.00
Shinji Udaka 8 0.00
Kotaro Azuse 7 0.00
Hiroki Sakai 6 0.00
Takuya Matsumoto 5 0.00
Motoyuki Akahori 3 0.00
Hironori Fujisaki 3 0.00
Koki Morita 3 0.00
Katsunari Yoshikawa 3 0.00
Brad Tweedlie 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Andy Abad 27 L L 6' 1.0" 184 Aug 25, 1972 Palm Beach, FL, US
Motoyuki Akahori 30 R R 5' 11.0" 158 Apr 7, 1970 Fujieda, Shizuoka, JP
Kotaro Azuse 33 L L 5' 10.0" 171 May 6, 1967 Kumamoto, Kumamoto, JP
Phil Clark 32 R R 6' 0.0" 180 May 6, 1968 Crockett, TX, US
Narciso Elvira 32 L L 5' 10.0" 160 Oct 29, 1967 Tlalixcoyan, Veracruz, MX
Akihito Fujii 24 R R 5' 7.0" 172 Jun 18, 1976 Osaka, Osaka, JP
Hironori Fujisaki 20 R R 6' 0.0" 165 May 21, 1980 Nobeoka, Miyazaki, JP
Kenji Furukubo 36 R R 5' 9.0" 165 Jun 23, 1964 Toyonaka, Osaka, JP
Makoto Hagiwara 27 R R 5' 10.0" 167 Apr 6, 1973 Daito, Osaka, JP
Koji Hirashita 22 L R 5' 10.0" 178 Feb 1, 1978 Nichinan, Miyazaki, JP
Hiroaki Hirota 36 L R 5' 9.0" 167 Feb 26, 1964 Hagi, Yamaguchi, JP
Kei Ichihara 26 S R 5' 7.0" 145 Sep 8, 1973 Ikoma-gun, Nara, JP
Hiroshi Ishige 29 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Jul 13, 1970 Choshi, Chiba, JP
Koichi Isobe 26 L R 5' 9.0" 181 Mar 12, 1974 Higashi, Hiroshima, JP
Ken Kadokura 26 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Jul 29, 1973 Iruma, Saitama, JP
Kenshi Kawaguchi 24 L R 5' 9.0" 198 Jun 28, 1976 Yame, Fukuoka, JP
Isao Koda 35 L R 5' 11.0" 176 May 29, 1965 Higashi Sonogi-gun, Nagasaki, JP
Takuichi Koike 29 R R 5' 10.0" 154 Apr 19, 1971 Ayauta-guin, Kagawa, JP
Tadatoki Maeda 22 R R 5' 9.0" 176 Oct 4, 1977 Wakayama, Wakayama, JP
Kat Maekawa 21 L L 6' 0.0" 215 Sep 25, 1978 Osaka, Osaka, JP
Masaki Maki 24 L L 6' 1.0" 171 Feb 13, 1976 Kita Kyushu, Fukuoka, JP
Eiji Maruo 28 R R 5' 8.0" 150 Apr 26, 1972 Himeji, Hyogo, JP
Tetsuya Matoyama 29 R R 5' 10.0" 182 Oct 1, 1970 Himeji, Hyogo, JP
Takuya Matsumoto 20 R R 6' 2.0" 187 Apr 24, 1980 Settsu, Osaka, JP
Tetsuji Mende 25 L L 6' 0.0" 182 Jun 13, 1975 Hiroshima, Hiroshima, JP
Eiji Mizuguchi 31 R R 5' 8.0" 171 Jan 9, 1969 Nishi Uwa-gun, Ehime, JP
Koki Morita 30 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Nov 21, 1969 Kayabe-gun, Hokkaido, JP
Akihito Moritani 20 S R 5' 8.0" 171 Oct 8, 1979 Kyoto, Kyoto, JP
Takashi Muto 27 L R 5' 9.0" 165 Jun 6, 1973 Kawasaki, Kanagawa, JP
Norihiro Nakamura 26 R R 5' 10.0" 205 Jul 24, 1973 Osaka, Osaka, JP
Masashi Nara 23 R R 6' 0.0" 185 May 17, 1977 Kobe, Hyogo, JP
Shinichi Nishikawa 33 L L 5' 9.0" 170 Feb 26, 1967 Ozu, Ehime, JP
Akira Okamoto 27 R R 6' 0.0" 190 May 3, 1973 Kobe, Hyogo, JP
Hideaki Okubo 30 L R 5' 9.0" 170 Jul 3, 1969 Aiko-gun, Kanagawa, JP
Naoyuki Omura 24 L L 5' 8.0" 159 Feb 13, 1976 Nishinomiya, Hyogo, JP
Akinori Otsuka 28 R R 6' 0.0" 200 Jan 13, 1972 Chiba, Chiba, JP
Tuffy Rhodes 31 L L 6' 0.0" 175 Aug 21, 1968 Cincinnati, OH, US
Hiroki Sakai 28 R R 5' 9.0" 154 Sep 22, 1971 Kashiwa, Chiba, JP
Kazuya Shibata 32 L L 5' 9.0" 165 Mar 16, 1968 Hyogo, JP
Kento Sugiyama 31 L L 5' 8.0" 187 Dec 12, 1968 Numazu, Shizuoka, JP
Takahisa Suzuki 36 R R 5' 9.0" 185 Nov 20, 1963 Asahikawa, Hokkaido, JP
Kazuya Tabata 31 R R 5' 10.0" 176 Feb 27, 1969 Takaoka, Toyama, JP
Hiroshi Takamura 30 R R 5' 10.0" 176 Sep 2, 1969 Utsunomiya, Tochigi, JP
Fumitoshi Takano 26 R R 5' 9.0" 185 Aug 10, 1973 Murayama, Tokyo, JP
Toru Takashima 30 R R 5' 7.0" 165 Apr 18, 1970 Utsunomiya, Tochigi, JP
Yosuke Takasu 24 R R 5' 6.0" 160 Feb 9, 1976 Imari, Saga, JP
Masahiro Takumi 32 L L 5' 7.0" 160 Feb 24, 1968 Takaishi, Osaka, JP
Yuki Tanaka 21 R R 5' 11.0" 183 Jun 12, 1979 Toyoda, Aichi, JP
Brad Tweedlie 28 R R 6' 2.0" 210 Dec 9, 1971 Long Beach, CA, US
Shinji Udaka 23 R R 5' 9.0" 165 Aug 24, 1976 Kadoma, Osaka, JP
Bob Wolcott 26 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Sep 8, 1973 Huntington Beach, CA, US
Hiroki Yamamura 24 R R 5' 11.0" 163 May 2, 1976 Naka Koma-gun, Yamanashi, JP
Katsumi Yamashita 23 R R 6' 1.0" 191 May 19, 1977 Yao, Osaka, JP
Kota Yoshida 22 S R 5' 10.0" 160 Dec 24, 1977 Tokyo, JP
Takashi Yoshida 33 R R 5' 9.0" 160 Nov 28, 1966 Toride, Ibaraki, JP
Katsunari Yoshikawa 23 R R 6' 0.0" 182 Apr 28, 1977 Uji, Kyoto, JP
Yuji Yoshioka 28 R R 6' 2.0" 209 Jul 29, 1971 Adachi Ward, Tokyo, 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.