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2008 Nippon Ham Fighters

2008 > Class Foreign > 2008 Japan Pacific League
Overall: 73-69
Scored 533 runs, Allowed 541 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 70-72

Manager: Masataka Nashida
Represented: Sapporo, JP
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 2007 / 2009

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
RkNameAgeGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
1Jason Botts#2755159142143690516001453.254.327.423.7506022010
2Yu Darvish2125880110010003.125.125.250.375200000
3Shugo Fujii*3119440200010002.500.500.5001.000200000
4Ryan Glynn3326550000000001.000.000.000.000000000
5Suguru Ichikawa*223220000000002.000.000.000.000000000
6Yuji Iiyama2874544938200200313.163.212.204.4161000200
7Takahiro Imanami*231110000000000.000.000.000.000000000
8Ryota Imanari*20912111510011111.455.500.5451.045600000
9Atsunori Inaba*35127513448711352552082235685.301.380.513.89423094059
10Naoto Inada*289921118510411101230613.222.254.238.49244221801
11Yoshio Itoi*266320518819451415211331053.239.285.404.6897662501
12Mitch Jones308272723100000010.111.111.148.259400000
13Makoto Kaneko32963312912463160229012076.216.267.292.55985521350
14Yohei Kaneko266990000000005.000.000.000.000010000
15Toshimasa Konta*278916014032334116144940.236.287.300.58742011000
16Eiichi Koyano271204253793295211660002983.251.303.359.66213662961
17Takahito Kudo*27104233199205111101283942.256.307.322.62964061810
18Hajime Miki311731285820020127.286.333.357.6901000100
19Hichori Morimoto27121549478661211510211274981.253.327.289.616138541711
20Kazuya Murata*2215403458000103212.235.297.235.533801300
21Satoshi Nakajima3922441300010000.750.750.7501.500300000
22Tomoyuki Oda*2964153141134150316001133.291.342.390.7325530102
23Keiji Oyama272731293510000013.172.200.207.407650100
24Masaya Ozaki24816150200000003.133.133.133.267200100
25Yoshihiro Sato*25713121100120014.083.154.333.487400000
26Terrmel Sledge*31113446395411142121669014488.289.361.473.834187123043
27Brian Sweeney3429440100010002.250.250.250.500100000
28Kazuhito Tadano2820650100000001.200.200.200.400100100
29Takayuki Takaguchi247419216712365401413749.216.272.293.56649361200
30Shinji Takahashi2910839435733102190958322474.286.333.415.748148133732
31Kensuke Tanaka*271446385368915932911632176280.297.379.451.8312424112632
32Tomochika Tsuboi*3426535021120010017.220.250.260.5101301100
33Shinya Tsuruoka27972852482452140118011249.210.247.278.52569412221
34Atsushi Ugumori211123203610020013.300.364.350.714721100
35Ryuichi Watanabe224440110000001.250.250.500.750200000
36Dai-Kang Yang2144123111716012410631.144.193.216.4092431410
36 Players28.4144536447265331206224278251679403801010.255.316.366.682173085531733223
* - 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
1Yu Darvish21164.8001.8825241020200.21364442114402089147640.8976.10.52.09.34.73
2Romash Tasuku Dass19000.00110005.04100302000221.4007.20.05.43.60.67
3Shugo Fujii*3138.2733.251919000110.2115464011410765024881.4109.40.93.36.21.85
4Ryan Glynn33714.3333.642625200163.1160746618611993556991.3538.81.03.45.51.62
5Yachiho Hoshino2821.6674.9423000023.2311713560111001071.56311.81.92.34.21.83
6Takeshi Ito31005.40400003.17320002100162.10018.90.00.05.4
7Takayuki Kanamori2201.0004.5010000012.014761507001521.58310.50.83.85.21.40
8Takehito Kanazawa2901.0006.004300018.02312125708101811.66711.52.53.54.01.14
9Tatsuo Kato*30008.4414000010.21611104417100541.87513.53.43.45.91.75
10Kazumasa Kikuchi26009.9011000010.01711111314000492.00015.30.92.73.61.33
11Ken Miyamoto*23005.40900008.111950406002401.80011.90.04.36.51.50
12Naoki Miyanishi*2324.3334.3750000045.14724225151252121981.3689.31.03.05.01.67
13Micheal Nakamura3122.5002.14460002846.13211112120476001860.9506.20.42.39.13.92
14Yataro Sakamoto2661.8573.1831000051.04118184181355042111.1577.20.73.26.21.94
15Brian Sweeney34125.7063.482825110163.0139656322720903046851.2947.71.24.05.01.25
16Kazuhito Tadano2877.5004.781919000105.1107575618221611744391.2259.11.51.95.22.77
17Hisashi Takeda2947.3644.4062000661.16831309191401002691.41810.01.32.85.92.11
18Masaru Takeda*2987.5332.962019100121.2110444018190685014931.0608.11.31.45.03.58
19Yoshinori Tateyama3212.3333.0758000267.16123233123534012761.0848.20.41.67.14.42
20Akiyoshi Toyoshima*18000.00200002.0100010000081.0004.50.04.50.00.00
21Yusuke Uemura19003.00200003.03110300101152.0009.00.09.00.00.00
22Tomoya Yagi*2411.5006.752200010.2148832010200491.50011.82.51.78.45.00
23Mitsuo Yoshikawa*2024.3336.237700034.23924247221230051581.76010.11.85.76.01.05
23 Players28.57369.5143.541441441301413361277.111965415031473951188251143753591.2468.41.02.86.22.23
* - 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
Shinya Tsuruoka955823717.9986.524
Shinji Takahashi592691410.9964.801
Keiji Oyama2352821.9682.610
Satoshi Nakajima22210001.0000.950
Ryota Imanari9121001.0001.440
Ryuichi Watanabe110001.0001.000

1B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Eiichi Koyano70262160251.0003.97
Shinji Takahashi5333414222.9946.57
Tomoyuki Oda4024480151.0006.30
Terrmel Sledge38287190171.0008.05
Naoto Inada17655212.9724.12
Hajime Miki7424021.0006.57
Takayuki Takaguchi6253031.0004.67
Mitch Jones431111.9708.00
Jason Botts160011.0006.00
Yohei Kaneko110011.0001.00
Masaya Ozaki120001.0002.00

2B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Kensuke Tanaka144322455982.9895.40

3B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Naoto Inada79327420.9811.34
Eiichi Koyano72288148.9651.51
Takayuki Takaguchi43214833.9581.60
Dai-Kang Yang17112733.9272.24
Yuji Iiyama120210.6670.17
Masaya Ozaki515001.0001.20
Hajime Miki30220.5000.67

SS

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Makoto Kaneko96142287254.9954.47
Yuji Iiyama603165414.9601.60
Takayuki Takaguchi26225768.9293.04
Dai-Kang Yang252447611.9222.84
Naoto Inada311001.0000.67

OF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Hichori Morimoto121258430.9892.17
Atsunori Inaba981945031.0002.03
Takahito Kudo91127411.9921.44
Toshimasa Konta73961011.0001.33
Yoshio Itoi61112421.9831.90
Eiichi Koyano36542001.0001.56
Terrmel Sledge23200001.0000.87
Kazuya Murata1325010.9621.92
Atsushi Ugumori1060001.0000.60
Tomochika Tsuboi960001.0000.67
Mitch Jones590001.0001.80
Yoshihiro Sato440001.0001.00
Yohei Kaneko240001.0002.00

P

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Hisashi Takeda62215001.0000.27
Yoshinori Tateyama5833011.0000.10
Naoki Miyanishi5021010.9230.24
Micheal Nakamura4631001.0000.09
Yataro Sakamoto3139001.0000.39
Brian Sweeney2883212.9761.43
Ryan Glynn2623712.9751.50
Yu Darvish2563714.9771.72
Yachiho Hoshino2314001.0000.22
Masaru Takeda20314001.0000.85
Shugo Fujii19421001.0001.32
Kazuhito Tadano19517021.0001.16
Tatsuo Kato141210.7500.21
Kazumasa Kikuchi1101001.0000.09
Takayuki Kanamori1010001.0000.10
Ken Miyamoto901001.0000.11
Mitsuo Yoshikawa708001.0001.14
Takeshi Ito400000.00
Takehito Kanazawa412001.0000.75
Akiyoshi Toyoshima200000.00
Yusuke Uemura201001.0000.50
Tomoya Yagi210001.0000.50
Romash Tasuku Dass100000.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
NameAgeBTHtWtDoBBirthplace
Jason Botts27SR6' 5.0"250Jul 26, 1980Paso Robles, CA, US
Yu Darvish21RR6' 5.0"215Aug 16, 1986Habikino, Osaka, JP
Romash Tasuku Dass19RR6' 3.0"172Dec 15, 1988Ikoma, Nara, JP
Shugo Fujii31LL5' 9.0"190May 12, 1977Iyo, Ehime, JP
Ryan Glynn33RR6' 3.0"195Nov 1, 1974Portsmouth, VA, US
Yachiho Hoshino28RR5' 11.0"174May 8, 1980Nagano, JP
Suguru Ichikawa22LR6' 1.0"198Jun 7, 1986Yokkaichi, Mie, JP
Yuji Iiyama28RR5' 10.0"168Jul 13, 1979Ichiki Kushikino, Kagoshima, JP
Takahiro Imanami23LR5' 7.0"165Jul 6, 1984Kita Kyushu, Fukuoka, JP
Ryota Imanari20LR5' 10.0"163Oct 6, 1987Fujimi, Saitama, JP
Atsunori Inaba35LL6' 1.0"207Aug 3, 1972Nishi Kasugai-gun, Aichi, JP
Naoto Inada28LR5' 9.0"168Nov 6, 1979Hatsukaichi, Hiroshima, JP
Takeshi Ito31RR6' 1.0"201Dec 17, 1976Sagamihara, Kanagawa, JP
Yoshio Itoi26LR6' 2.0"194Jul 31, 1981Yosa-gun, Kyoto, JP
Mitch Jones30RR6' 0.0"215Oct 15, 1977Orem, UT, US
Takayuki Kanamori22RR6' 0.0"187Jul 24, 1985Fujiidera, Osaka, JP
Takehito Kanazawa29RR6' 2.0"183Jan 12, 1979Kita Ibaraki, Ibaraki, JP
Makoto Kaneko32RR6' 1.0"185Nov 8, 1975Abiko, Chiba, JP
Yohei Kaneko26RR5' 10.0"187Dec 4, 1981Shimonoseki, Yamaguchi, JP
Tatsuo Kato30LL5' 11.0"165Jun 15, 1978Nara, Nara, JP
Kazumasa Kikuchi26RR5' 10.0"163Jun 27, 1982Takasaki, Gunma, JP
Toshimasa Konta27LR6' 1.0"170Aug 12, 1980Tonami, Toyama, JP
Eiichi Koyano27RR5' 10.0"183Oct 10, 1980Tokyo, JP
Takahito Kudo27LL5' 7.0"161Mar 30, 1981Kurioshi, Aomori, JP
Hajime Miki31RR5' 11.0"165Apr 25, 1977Osaka, Osaka, JP
Ken Miyamoto23LL5' 9.0"171Jul 18, 1984Okayama, Okayama, JP
Naoki Miyanishi23LL5' 11.0"165Jun 2, 1985Nishinomiya, Hyogo, JP
Hichori Morimoto27RR6' 0.0"176Jan 31, 1981Tokyo, JP
Kazuya Murata22LR5' 5.0"143Jul 23, 1985Nagareyama, Chiba, JP
Satoshi Nakajima39RR6' 0.0"181Mar 27, 1969Kita Akita-gun, Akita, JP
Micheal Nakamura31RR5' 10.0"170Sep 6, 1976Nara, JP
Tomoyuki Oda29LR5' 10.0"168May 19, 1979Hamamatsu, Shizuoka, JP
Keiji Oyama27RR5' 9.0"179Nov 19, 1980Sendai, Miyagi, JP
Masaya Ozaki24RR5' 9.0"163Jun 2, 1984Itami, Hyogo, JP
Yataro Sakamoto26RR6' 0.0"190May 24, 1982Hiroshima, Hiroshima, JP
Yoshihiro Sato25LR6' 0.0"187Jun 20, 1983Saga, JP
Terrmel Sledge31LL6' 0.0"185Mar 18, 1977Fayetteville, NC, US
Brian Sweeney34RR6' 2.0"200Jun 13, 1974Yonkers, NY, US
Kazuhito Tadano28RR6' 0.0"180Apr 25, 1980Tokyo, Tokyo, JP
Takayuki Takaguchi24RR5' 11.0"172Aug 23, 1983Tokyo, JP
Shinji Takahashi29RR6' 0.0"185Aug 7, 1978Tsuyama, Okayama, JP
Hisashi Takeda29LR5' 7.0"161Oct 14, 1978Tokushima, Tokushima, JP
Masaru Takeda29LL5' 9.0"155Jul 10, 1978Nagoya, Aichi, JP
Kensuke Tanaka27LR5' 9.0"170May 20, 1981Chikushino, Fukuoka, JP
Yoshinori Tateyama32RR5' 10.0"165Dec 26, 1975Daito, Osaka, JP
Akiyoshi Toyoshima18LL5' 7.0"152Jan 16, 1990Kaga, Ishikawa, JP
Tomochika Tsuboi34LL5' 10.0"173Feb 19, 1974Nagoya, Aichi, JP
Shinya Tsuruoka27RR5' 9.0"170Apr 11, 1981Kimotsuki-gun, Kagoshima, JP
Yusuke Uemura19RR5' 11.0"176Jul 5, 1988Ibaraki, Osaka, JP
Atsushi Ugumori21RR6' 1.0"176Feb 1, 1987Matsuyama, Ehime, JP
Ryuichi Watanabe22RR5' 7.0"174Oct 2, 1985Shiraoi-gun, Hokkaido, JP
Tomoya Yagi24LL5' 11.0"172Nov 7, 1983Yokohama, Kanagawa, JP
Dai-Kang Yang21RR6' 0.0"172Jan 17, 1987
Mitsuo Yoshikawa20LL5' 10.0"165Apr 6, 1988Fukuoka, Fukuoka, 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.