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1950 Hankyu Braves

1950 > Class Foreign > 1950 Japan Pacific League
Overall: 54-64
Scored 522 runs, Allowed 541 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 57-61

Manager: Shinji Hamasaki
Represented: Nishinomiya, JP
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1949 / 1951

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
RkNameAgeGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
1Hachiro Abe*25571191199254131710013.210.210.336.54640300
2Koichi Akashi23621751582135640783913.222.268.310.57849317
3Kazuhito Arai181220000000002.000.000.000.0000000
4Michio Fujii271123763424380944351553015.234.298.319.616109813
5Seizo Furukawa2811547842392118193134956144836.279.357.430.787182334
6Shinji Hamasaki*481112121301010001.250.250.417.6675000
7Koichi Harada2230494667302200310.152.204.348.55216100
8Natsuki Higashidani*1984263244255989330661636.242.297.385.68294630
9Taju Hitokoto293046415700162045.171.244.244.48810101
10Haruo Ito3218303014000000010.133.133.133.2674000
11Kozo Kawai*2312052049273139181124033102123.283.317.376.693185443
12Noriaki Kawashima226770000000001.000.000.000.0000100
13Junji Nakatani321154854317212928121982865132.299.376.515.891222721
14Masao Nishimura*375112000000000.000.000.000.0000000
15Jiro Noguchi30107342332288616134183911.259.279.340.6191131101
16Akio Osaki194550000000000.000.000.000.0000200
17Eiji Shibata1914282815000100010.179.179.179.3575300
18Sadafumi Shindo*25661441242431101214611923.250.350.395.74549201
19Tadayoshi Tamakoshi302390781125512125184.321.391.487.87838213
20Yoshio Tenbo265713912811273211331916.211.273.289.56237220
21Heiji Torii*289662000000002.000.000.000.0000000
22Isamu Uchio?23692882632855100321512329.209.275.281.55774511
23Takehiko Ueda23943082942472102231701215.245.277.313.59092811
24Michio Wanaka233245442810022016.182.200.205.4059300
25Shigeru Yabe2253126114102652112311224.228.302.333.63538000
26Takeshi Yamashita18111360322315883627513387.180.263.280.54290832
26 Players25.212044224086522999163466945919353308424.244.297.358.655146183280
* - 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
1Hachiro Abe*251418.4383.53533714144278.02511341091610415612211801.2778.10.53.45.11.50
2Shinji Hamasaki*4812.3337.079340028.0342522319120021291.89310.91.06.13.90.63
3Koichi Harada2213.2503.5928101200107.2995343756462034691.4408.30.64.73.80.82
4Taju Hitokoto2915.1675.7716650043.2633928417131012121.83213.00.83.52.70.76
5Jiro Noguchi30159.6253.17351814102181.219085642014611007501.1239.41.00.73.04.36
6Akio Osaki19009.31404009.2171210162100532.37915.80.95.61.90.33
7Eiji Shibata1943.5712.6214933075.272292279321003111.0708.60.81.13.83.56
8Yoshio Tenbo261824.4293.68573716210328.03221641342010214100613801.2938.80.52.83.91.38
8 Players26.35464.4583.69120120724881052.11048541432783270463721444841.3079.00.72.84.01.42
* - 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
Takeshi Yamashita1110.00
Michio Wanaka260.00
Haruo Ito140.00
Koichi Akashi10.00
Kazuhito Arai10.00

1B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Kozo Kawai1200.00
Jiro Noguchi30.00

2B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Koichi Akashi620.00
Jiro Noguchi510.00
Takehiko Ueda310.00
Taju Hitokoto70.00
Tadayoshi Tamakoshi20.00

3B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Junji Nakatani1140.00
Michio Fujii50.00
Noriaki Kawashima20.00

SS

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Isamu Uchio690.00
Takehiko Ueda570.00
Noriaki Kawashima20.00

OF

P

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Yoshio Tenbo570.00
Hachiro Abe530.00
Jiro Noguchi350.00
Koichi Harada280.00
Taju Hitokoto160.00
Eiji Shibata140.00
Shinji Hamasaki90.00
Akio Osaki40.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
NameAgeBTHtWtDoBBirthplace
Hachiro Abe25LL6' 4.0"143Jan 6, 1925Fukushima, JP
Koichi Akashi23RR5' 7.0"136Mar 18, 1927Takamatsu, Kagawa, JP
Kazuhito Arai18RR5' 7.0"136Oct 11, 1931Kagawa, JP
Michio Fujii27RR5' 7.0"145Jul 24, 1922Takamatsu, Kagawa, JP
Seizo Furukawa28RR5' 7.0"143Mar 4, 1922Kagoshima, Kagoshima, JP
Shinji Hamasaki48LL5' 1.0"110Dec 10, 1901Kure, Hiroshima, JP
Koichi Harada22RR5' 7.0"150Jun 15, 1928Kumamoto, Kumamoto, JP
Natsuki Higashidani19LL5' 9.0"165Jul 13, 1930Goshima-gun, Okayama, JP
Taju Hitokoto29RR5' 8.0"132May 1, 1921Shimada, Shizuoka, JP
Haruo Ito32RR5' 6.0"160Apr 7, 1918Aichi, JP
Kozo Kawai23LL5' 9.0"145Apr 29, 1927Aichi, JP
Noriaki Kawashima22RR5' 8.0"145Sep 28, 1927Osaka, JP
Junji Nakatani32RR5' 10.0"150Apr 19, 1918Wakayama, JP
Masao Nishimura37LL5' 4.0"123Sep 1, 1912Takamatsu, Kagawa, JP
Jiro Noguchi30RR5' 9.0"140Jan 6, 1920Nagoya, Aichi, JP
Akio Osaki19RR5' 7.0"145Nov 28, 1930Kochi, Kochi, JP
Eiji Shibata19RR5' 9.0"150Nov 11, 1930Tachimi, Gifu, JP
Sadafumi Shindo25LL5' 8.0"145Jan 24, 1925Saitama, JP
Tadayoshi Tamakoshi30RR5' 5.0"123Mar 15, 1920Ichinomiya, Aichi, JP
Yoshio Tenbo26RR5' 7.0"136Apr 25, 1924Kita Kyushu, Fukuoka, JP
Heiji Torii28LL5' 7.0"132May 25, 1922Gifu, JP
Isamu Uchio23Feb 1, 1927
Takehiko Ueda23RR5' 7.0"140Apr 13, 1927Nara, JP
Michio Wanaka23RR5' 4.0"132Apr 25, 1927Wakayama, JP
Shigeru Yabe22RR5' 10.0"160Feb 9, 1928Okayama, JP
Takeshi Yamashita18RR5' 10.0"151Aug 6, 1931Takamatsu, Kagawa, 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.