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Norihiro Nakamura

Norihiro Nakamura

Positions: Third Baseman and First Baseman
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 10", Weight: 205 lb.

Born: July 24, 1973 in Osaka, Osaka, Japan
High School: Shibuya HS (JP)

Major League Stats

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Register Batting

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1992 18 -10.8 Kintetsu JPPL Fgn 11 27 27 4 6 1 0 2 5 0 0 0 8 .222 .222 .481 .704 13 0 0 0 0 0
1993 19 -10.1 Kintetsu JPPL Fgn 8 12 9 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 4 .111 .250 .111 .361 1 0 0 0 1 1
1994 20 -9.1 Kintetsu JPPL Fgn 101 215 192 23 54 13 1 8 36 0 0 19 49 .281 .343 .484 .827 93 2 0 2 2 1
1995 21 -7.6 Kintetsu JPPL Fgn 129 528 470 62 107 19 1 20 64 0 1 51 92 .228 .307 .400 .707 188 12 3 3 1 1
1996 22 -6.5 Kintetsu JPPL Fgn 110 454 411 60 112 15 1 26 67 4 1 39 89 .273 .341 .504 .845 207 7 4 0 0 3
1997 23 -4.9 Kintetsu JPPL Fgn 128 519 455 54 109 22 3 19 68 3 2 54 105 .240 .325 .426 .751 194 13 5 2 3 5
1998 24 -4.1 Kintetsu JPPL Fgn 132 564 481 74 125 14 1 32 90 1 1 74 114 .260 .363 .493 .856 237 12 5 2 2 3
1999 25 -2.9 Kintetsu JPPL Fgn 135 601 514 83 134 23 0 31 95 3 0 79 116 .261 .362 .486 .848 250 21 4 1 3 0
2000 26 -2.6 Kintetsu JPPL Fgn 127 564 476 82 132 26 0 39 110 1 1 80 112 .277 .381 .578 .959 275 17 3 0 5 5
2001 27 -1.8 Kintetsu JPPL Fgn 140 636 525 109 168 25 0 46 132 3 2 104 106 .320 .434 .630 1.064 331 26 4 0 3 8
2002 28 -0.9 Kintetsu JPPL Fgn 140 602 511 87 150 27 1 42 115 2 1 86 136 .294 .400 .597 .997 305 10 5 0 0 10
2003 29 0.2 Kintetsu JPPL Fgn 117 456 381 54 90 14 1 23 67 1 1 72 96 .236 .357 .459 .817 175 18 1 0 2 4
2004 30 1.1 Kintetsu JPPL Fgn 105 462 387 59 106 16 1 19 66 0 0 73 88 .274 .390 .468 .857 181 13 1 0 1 8
2005 31 3.7 Las Vegas PCL AAA LAD 101 408 357 54 89 17 1 22 67 0 0 45 70 .249 .331 .487 .818 174 19 1 0 5 0
Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
2005 31 1.6 LAD NL MLB LAD 17 41 39 1 5 2 0 0 3 0 0 2 7 .128 .171 .179 .350 7 3 0 0 0 0
2006 32 2.7 Orix JPPL Fgn 85 359 328 39 76 22 0 12 45 0 1 26 70 .232 .292 .409 .701 134 10 3 0 2 2
2007 33 2.8 Chunichi JPCL Fgn 130 520 457 64 134 24 0 20 79 2 1 51 87 .293 .359 .477 .836 218 18 0 4 8 3
2008 34 4.0 Chunichi JPCL Fgn 140 557 493 56 135 20 0 24 72 0 1 50 119 .274 .340 .460 .800 227 11 1 10 3 4
2009 35 5.3 Rakuten JPPL Fgn 77 294 263 16 58 11 0 2 26 0 1 29 41 .221 .297 .285 .582 75 11 0 1 1 2
2010 36 6.4 Rakuten JPPL Fgn 129 521 473 51 126 23 0 13 64 0 1 44 84 .266 .329 .397 .726 188 18 1 1 2 2
2011 37 7.3 Yokohama JPCL Fgn 62 126 115 6 24 3 1 1 14 0 1 9 27 .209 .262 .278 .540 32 1 0 0 2 0
2012 38 8.1 Yokohama JPCL Fgn 126 500 442 50 121 24 1 11 61 1 1 50 72 .274 .346 .407 .753 180 14 2 0 6 1
2013 39 9.4 Yokohama JPCL Fgn 122 473 431 37 121 19 1 14 61 1 0 32 66 .281 .334 .427 .761 184 20 5 0 5 1
2014 40 10.8 Yokohama JPCL Fgn 13 56 49 5 12 2 0 0 10 0 0 6 10 .245 .321 .286 .607 14 3 0 0 1 0
Foreign (22 seasons) Foreign 2267 9046 7890 1076 2101 363 13 404 1348 22 17 1030 1691 .266 .352 .469 .822 3702 257 47 26 53 64
All Levels (23 Seasons) 2385 9495 8286 1131 2195 382 14 426 1418 22 17 1077 1768 .265 .351 .469 .819 3883 279 48 26 58 64

Register Fielding

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
1992 18 Kintetsu JPPL Fgn 3B 10
1993 19 Kintetsu JPPL Fgn 3B 8
1994 20 Kintetsu JPPL Fgn 1B 4
1994 20 Kintetsu JPPL Fgn 3B 92
1994 20 Kintetsu JPPL Fgn SS 3
1995 21 Kintetsu JPPL Fgn 1B 3
1995 21 Kintetsu JPPL Fgn 3B 114
1995 21 Kintetsu JPPL Fgn SS 21
1996 22 Kintetsu JPPL Fgn 3B 110
1997 23 Kintetsu JPPL Fgn 1B 3
1997 23 Kintetsu JPPL Fgn 3B 126
1998 24 Kintetsu JPPL Fgn 1B 14
1998 24 Kintetsu JPPL Fgn 3B 128
1999 25 Kintetsu JPPL Fgn 1B 7
Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
1999 25 Kintetsu JPPL Fgn 3B 135
2000 26 Kintetsu JPPL Fgn 3B 127
2000 26 Kintetsu JPPL Fgn SS 9
2001 27 Kintetsu JPPL Fgn 3B 139
2001 27 Kintetsu JPPL Fgn SS 6
2002 28 Kintetsu JPPL Fgn 3B 138
2002 28 Kintetsu JPPL Fgn SS 9
2003 29 Kintetsu JPPL Fgn 3B 87
2005 31 Las Vegas PCL AAA LAD 1B 35 32 257.0 300 265 25 10 35 .967 10.16 8.29
2005 31 Las Vegas PCL AAA LAD 3B 51 45 403.0 133 29 95 9 20 .932 2.77 2.43
2005 31 Las Vegas PCL AAA LAD SS 14 12 100.1 48 22 25 1 8 .979 4.22 3.36
2005 31 LAD NL MLB LAD 1B 4 15.0 19 18 0 1 2 .947 10.80 4.50
2005 31 LAD NL MLB LAD 2B 1 2.0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 4.50 1.00
2005 31 LAD NL MLB LAD 3B 10 57.0 19 3 16 0 2 1.000 3.00 1.90
2005 31 LAD NL MLB LAD SS 2 3.0 1 0 1 0 1 1.000 3.00 0.50
Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
2006 32 Orix JPPL Fgn 3B 85 220 52 163 5 15 .977 2.53
2007 33 Chunichi JPCL Fgn 1B 15 43 40 3 0 1 1.000 2.87
2007 33 Chunichi JPCL Fgn 3B 123 309 92 204 13 19 .958 2.41
2008 34 Chunichi JPCL Fgn 1B 78 279 257 19 3 25 .989 3.54
2008 34 Chunichi JPCL Fgn 3B 118 298 73 219 6 22 .980 2.47
2009 35 Rakuten JPPL Fgn 1B 34 152 146 5 1 5 .993 4.44
2009 35 Rakuten JPPL Fgn 3B 63 145 41 100 4 9 .972 2.24
2010 36 Rakuten JPPL Fgn 1B 57 276 262 13 1 27 .996 4.82
2010 36 Rakuten JPPL Fgn 3B 98 244 62 171 11 18 .955 2.38
2011 37 Yokohama JPCL Fgn 1B 23 183 169 13 1 16 .995 7.91
2011 37 Yokohama JPCL Fgn 2B 2 10 6 3 1 0 .900 4.50
2012 38 Yokohama JPCL Fgn 1B 79 671 631 35 5 42 .993 8.43
2012 38 Yokohama JPCL Fgn 3B 50 122 31 86 5 11 .959 2.34
2013 39 Yokohama JPCL Fgn 1B 7 18 14 4 0 2 1.000 2.57
2013 39 Yokohama JPCL Fgn 3B 115 248 77 165 6 21 .976 2.10
Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
2014 40 Yokohama JPCL Fgn 1B 13 108 95 11 2 11 .981 8.15
Foreign (13 seasons) Foreign 1B 337 1730 1614 103 13 129
Foreign (19 seasons) Foreign 3B 1866 1586 428 1108 50 115
Foreign (5 seasons) Foreign SS 48
All Levels (14 Seasons) 1B 376 32 272.0 2049 1897 128 24 166
All Levels (2 Seasons) 2B 3 2.0 11 7 3 1 0 .909 4.50 3.33
All Levels (20 Seasons) 3B 1927 45 460.0 1738 460 1219 59 137
All Levels (6 Seasons) SS 64 12 103.1 49 22 26 1 9
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Teams Played For

Year Age Tm Lg Lev
1992 18 Osaka Kintetsu Buffaloes Japan Pacific League Fgn
1993 19 Osaka Kintetsu Buffaloes Japan Pacific League Fgn
1994 20 Osaka Kintetsu Buffaloes Japan Pacific League Fgn
1995 21 Osaka Kintetsu Buffaloes Japan Pacific League Fgn
1996 22 Osaka Kintetsu Buffaloes Japan Pacific League Fgn
1997 23 Osaka Kintetsu Buffaloes Japan Pacific League Fgn
1998 24 Osaka Kintetsu Buffaloes Japan Pacific League Fgn
1999 25 Osaka Kintetsu Buffaloes Japan Pacific League Fgn
2000 26 Osaka Kintetsu Buffaloes Japan Pacific League Fgn
2001 27 Osaka Kintetsu Buffaloes Japan Pacific League Fgn
2002 28 Osaka Kintetsu Buffaloes Japan Pacific League Fgn
2003 29 Osaka Kintetsu Buffaloes Japan Pacific League Fgn
2004 30 Osaka Kintetsu Buffaloes Japan Pacific League Fgn
2005 31 Las Vegas 51s Pacific Coast League AAA 2005-04-07 2005-09-05
2005 31 Los Angeles Dodgers National League MLB 1 2005-04-10 2005-05-06
2006 32 Orix Buffaloes Japan Pacific League Fgn
2007 33 Chunichi Dragons Japan Central League Fgn
2008 34 Chunichi Dragons Japan Central League Fgn
2009 35 Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles Japan Pacific League Fgn
2010 36 Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles Japan Pacific League Fgn 2010-03-20 2010-09-19
2011 37 Yokohama Bay Stars Japan Central League Fgn 2011-06-08 2011-10-22
2012 38 Yokohama Bay Stars Japan Central League Fgn 2012-03-30 2012-10-09
2013 39 Yokohama Bay Stars Japan Central League Fgn 2013-03-30 2013-10-08
2014 40 Yokohama Bay Stars Japan Central League Fgn 2014-04-18 2014-05-06

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