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1998 Yomiuri Giants

1998 > Class Foreign > 1998 Japan Central League
Overall: 73-62
Scored 632 runs, Allowed 551 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 76-59

Manager: Shigeo Nagashima
Represented: Tokyo, JP
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1997 / 1999

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
RkNameAgeGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
1Seong-Min Cho25163837212200400017.324.316.378.6941410010
2Yudai Deguchi266220000002001.000.000.000.000000000
3Mariano Duncan35632212072448701034111158.232.276.411.6878562011
4Akihito Fukuo*343236293530020069.172.333.276.609801000
5Balvino Galvez3419544925001400016.102.102.163.265800500
6Koji Goto*29104204178284471211311933.247.322.331.6535921510
7Kazuhiro Hiramatsu*2429550000000003.000.000.000.000000000
8Katsumi Hirosawa3673192163254971925122548.301.393.521.9148511121
9Ichiro Horita24191082200001211.250.333.250.583210100
10Yusaku Iriki2530312424000300012.167.167.167.333400700
11Hiro Ishii3474184154163951427002321.253.353.377.7305833040
12Akihito Kaneishi3713220000000001.000.000.000.000000000
13Masahiro Kawai33933002662768141116211736.256.301.327.62887811421
14Mototsugu Kawanaka*243111000000000.000.000.000.000000000
15Kazuhiro Kiyohara30116470384671031402380106776.268.379.484.8631861380111
16Masumi Kuwata30277456411100600513.196.258.214.47212001210
17Hiromi Makihara3436201911000000110.053.100.053.153100000
18Hideki Matsui*241356034871031422433410035104101.292.421.563.98427478042
19Koishi Misawa244319171210000019.118.167.176.343300100
20Daisuke Motoki2611445639749118183955324556.297.373.426.799169185630
21Shinichi Murata34107339298268091747002960.268.332.376.708112112558
22Yoshinori Murata242110000000000.000.000.000.000000000
23Yasuo Nagaike246534316701010124.226.273.290.563910100
24Toshihisa Nishi2610647942476116151113317104565.274.345.392.73616662621
25Kazutaka Nishiyama27491290200000023.222.364.222.586200100
26Takahito Nomura*2924210000000001.000.000.000.000000100
27Kohei Oda212440000000002.000.000.000.000000000
28Hirokazu Okada3035210000000001.000.000.000.000000100
29Hideki Okajima*221422203500010018.250.286.250.536500100
30Hitoshi Ono211518150000000017.000.063.000.063000200
31Masaki Saito3325574949201700311.184.231.286.5161410500
32Takayuki Saito*222220000000001.000.000.000.000000000
33Takayuki Shimizu*241295354927914817213521662264.301.338.423.76120898941
34Naoki Sugiyama28379384412002800726.143.207.214.4211830112
35Yoshinobu Takahashi*23126515466651403211975323685.300.356.496.85223157151
36Yuichi Yanagisawa26812112200001004.182.250.182.432201000
37Kosuke Yoshihara29356862815101400410.242.284.306.5901920111
38Sadaaki Yoshimura*3571766521720110001112.262.368.338.7072210002
38 Players28.3135519345206321206181161486055433488885.267.342.412.75418639950874822
* - 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
RkNameAgeWLW-L%ERAGGSGFCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBIBBSOHBPBKWPBFWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO/W
1Seong-Min Cho2576.5382.7515150630104.29636324340834224331.2428.30.32.97.12.44
2Yasuhiro Enoki26101.00019.295020004.2910101300200272.57117.41.95.80.00.00
3Balvino Galvez3497.5633.2118180700137.1136574910392859115881.2748.90.72.65.62.18
4Kazuhiro Hiramatsu*2402.0004.81291900033.23519184160321021461.5159.41.14.38.62.00
5Yusaku Iriki2572.7783.583011710098.07039399381992013971.1026.40.83.59.12.61
6Akihito Kaneishi3702.0005.68130400212.2201582606001632.05314.21.44.34.31.00
7Takashi Kashiwada*27000.002000002.0100000000060.5004.50.00.00.0
8Kazuhisa Kawaguchi*38004.61170300013.215871919011621.7569.90.75.95.91.00
9Ryuji Kimura27009.002000002.0322110200092.00013.54.54.59.02.00
10Hirofumi Kono*36301.0002.42270500126.0151072151204001121.1545.20.75.26.91.33
11Masumi Kuwata30165.7624.0827270710181.01978882174601166147791.3439.80.82.35.82.52
12Hiromi Makihara3464.6003.9836924111881.167393612230772303321.1077.41.32.58.53.35
13Shinichiro Minami25005.2390600010.114662505011481.83912.21.74.44.41.00
14Koishi Misawa2435.3753.844371100382.08743357373532023581.5129.50.84.15.81.43
15Kazutaka Nishiyama2743.5712.484921700480.07524224202674213241.1888.40.42.27.53.35
16Takahito Nomura*2914.2005.03240900419.2191111218323031951.8818.70.98.210.51.28
17Hirokazu Okada3012.3333.89350700039.13719176143351101661.2978.51.43.28.02.50
18Hideki Okajima*2236.3334.331412200062.16131307322542132731.4928.81.04.67.81.69
19Hitoshi Ono*2127.2225.191511200059.06635347290403042651.61010.11.14.46.11.38
20Masaki Saito33107.5883.0823220410146.1132565013402934025941.1758.10.82.55.72.33
21Makoto Sato230013.502010002.03330103000102.00013.50.04.513.53.00
21 Players28.97362.5413.74135135109269321198.011585514981114262090246162650871.3228.70.83.26.82.12
* - 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

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GPBSBCSCS%lgCS%PO
Shinichi Murata1060.00
Naoki Sugiyama360.00
Kosuke Yoshihara250.00
Yuichi Yanagisawa80.00
Yoshinori Murata20.00
Kohei Oda20.00

1B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Kazuhiro Kiyohara1100.00
Katsumi Hirosawa220.00
Koji Goto150.00
Hiro Ishii150.00
Sadaaki Yoshimura20.00

2B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Toshihisa Nishi850.00
Mariano Duncan470.00
Daisuke Motoki150.00
Akihito Fukuo60.00
Yasuo Nagaike20.00

3B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Daisuke Motoki600.00
Koji Goto550.00
Toshihisa Nishi270.00
Yasuo Nagaike250.00
Hiro Ishii240.00
Katsumi Hirosawa130.00
Mariano Duncan10.00
Akihito Fukuo10.00

SS

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Masahiro Kawai890.00
Daisuke Motoki510.00
Yasuo Nagaike210.00
Mariano Duncan70.00
Akihito Fukuo20.00
Toshihisa Nishi10.00

OF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Hideki Matsui1350.00
Takayuki Shimizu1260.00
Yoshinobu Takahashi1240.00
Koji Goto220.00
Katsumi Hirosawa200.00
Ichiro Horita130.00
Yudai Deguchi30.00

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Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
NameAgeBTHtWtDoBBirthplace
Seong-Min Cho25RR6' 4.0"211Apr 5, 1973
Yudai Deguchi26RR5' 9.0"173Sep 23, 1971Amagasaki, Hyogo, JP
Mariano Duncan35RR6' 0.0"160Mar 13, 1963San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO
Yasuhiro Enoki26RR5' 11.0"182May 22, 1972Koshigaya, Saitama, JP
Akihito Fukuo34LR5' 8.0"165Jan 10, 1964Machida, Tokyo, JP
Balvino Galvez34RR6' 0.0"170Mar 31, 1964San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO
Koji Goto29LR6' 1.0"187May 14, 1969Ichninomya, Aichi, JP
Kazuhiro Hiramatsu24LL5' 10.0"170Mar 23, 1974Kurashiki, Okayama, JP
Katsumi Hirosawa36RR6' 1.0"217Apr 10, 1962Shimozuma, Ibaraki, JP
Ichiro Horita24RR5' 11.0"178Apr 18, 1974Hiroo-cho, Hokkaido, JP
Yusaku Iriki25RR5' 10.0"180Aug 13, 1972Miyakonojo, Miyazaki, JP
Hiro Ishii34RR6' 0.0"185Jun 21, 1964Minami Akita-gun, Akita, JP
Akihito Kaneishi37RR6' 6.0"190Dec 26, 1960Kamo-gun, Gifu, JP
Takashi Kashiwada27LL5' 11.0"165May 14, 1971Yashiro, Kumamoto, JP
Kazuhisa Kawaguchi38SL6' 0.0"165Jul 8, 1959Tottori, Tottori, JP
Masahiro Kawai33RR5' 9.0"162Sep 27, 1964Okayama, JP
Mototsugu Kawanaka24LR5' 11.0"171Dec 19, 1973Kyoto, Kyoto, JP
Ryuji Kimura27RR5' 8.0"170Sep 1, 1970Nagoya, Aichi, JP
Kazuhiro Kiyohara30RR6' 2.0"228Aug 18, 1967Kishiawa, Osaka, JP
Hirofumi Kono36LL5' 8.0"180Apr 28, 1962Hata-gun, Kochi, JP
Masumi Kuwata30RR5' 10.0"185Apr 1, 1968Yao, Osaka, JP
Hiromi Makihara34RR6' 2.0"206Aug 11, 1963Handa, Aichi, JP
Hideki Matsui24LR6' 2.0"210Jun 12, 1974Neagari-cho, Ishikawa, JP
Shinichiro Minami25RR5' 11.0"180Apr 11, 1973Shingu, Wakayama, JP
Koishi Misawa24RR5' 10.0"170Jun 8, 1974Iruma-gun, Saitama, JP
Daisuke Motoki26RR5' 11.0"182Dec 30, 1971Toyonaka, Osaka, JP
Shinichi Murata34RR6' 0.0"180Dec 5, 1963Kobe, Hyogo, JP
Yoshinori Murata24RR5' 9.0"175Apr 24, 1974Sasebo, Nagasaki, JP
Yasuo Nagaike24RR5' 10.0"170Oct 5, 1973Kazuga, Fukuoka, JP
Toshihisa Nishi26RR5' 7.0"176Oct 4, 1971Koga, Ibaraki, JP
Kazutaka Nishiyama27RR6' 0.0"193Aug 28, 1970Kochi, Kochi, JP
Takahito Nomura29LL5' 7.0"175Jan 10, 1969Kochi, JP
Kohei Oda21RR5' 11.0"185Mar 15, 1977Takasago, Hyogo, JP
Hirokazu Okada30RR5' 10.0"180Jan 21, 1968Mihara, Hiroshima, JP
Hideki Okajima22LL6' 1.0"195Dec 25, 1975Kyoto, Kyoto, JP
Hitoshi Ono21RL6' 2.0"182Aug 23, 1976Akita, Akita, JP
Masaki Saito33RR5' 11.0"198Feb 18, 1965Adachi Ward, Tokyo, JP
Takayuki Saito22LR6' 1.0"187Jun 10, 1976Yokohama, Kanagawa, JP
Makoto Sato23RR6' 0.0"198Jun 12, 1975Tendo, Yamagata, JP
Takayuki Shimizu24LR6' 0.0"183Oct 23, 1973Tokyo, Tokyo, JP
Naoki Sugiyama28RR5' 11.0"187Sep 3, 1969Numazu, Shizuoka, JP
Yoshinobu Takahashi23LR5' 11.0"190Apr 3, 1975Chiba, Chiba, JP
Yuichi Yanagisawa26RR5' 11.0"162Aug 2, 1971Matsumoto, Nagano, JP
Kosuke Yoshihara29RR5' 9.0"169Mar 29, 1969Nishinomiya, Hyogo, JP
Sadaaki Yoshimura35LL5' 11.0"182Apr 27, 1963Gose, Nara, 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.