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1979 Nankai Hawks

1979 > Class Foreign > 1979 Japan Pacific League
Overall: 46-73
Scored 558 runs, Allowed 689 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 48-71

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Yoshinori Hirose
Represented: Osaka, JP
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1978 / 1980

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name 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 Hiromasa Arai* 27 114 439 388 52 139 19 1 2 34 17 6 28 17 .358 .402 .428 .830 166 7 3 16 4 1
2 Mitsuru Fujiwara 32 124 533 491 65 145 24 2 7 62 20 6 27 26 .295 .337 .395 .732 194 10 7 2 6 1
3 Kazuto Horii 31 57 15 11 15 3 0 0 0 1 10 3 2 2 .273 .429 .273 .701 3 0 1 1 0 0
4 Isao Ito 37 81 242 223 30 56 18 1 10 27 0 1 15 51 .251 .307 .475 .782 106 12 3 1 0 0
5 Satoshi Iwaki 25 13 22 19 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 5 .105 .143 .105 .248 2 0 1 1 1 0
6 Hiromitsu Kadota* 31 19 63 54 5 15 2 0 2 17 0 0 8 15 .278 .365 .426 .791 23 0 0 0 1 0
7 Shinsaku Katahira* 29 123 486 444 56 146 20 4 16 68 2 4 35 46 .329 .381 .500 .881 222 11 4 0 3 1
8 Takayuki Kono 24 125 540 496 72 149 25 5 13 55 25 6 23 46 .300 .331 .450 .781 223 11 2 15 4 0
9 Yuji Kubodera 20 81 223 208 25 50 6 1 1 15 4 5 10 26 .240 .273 .293 .566 61 1 0 3 2 0
10 Masahiro Kuroda 31 63 164 142 9 27 4 0 3 12 1 2 6 20 .190 .261 .282 .543 40 2 8 7 1 0
11 Carlos May* 31 117 460 398 59 122 15 1 26 75 3 3 46 63 .307 .380 .545 .926 217 10 7 0 9 3
12 Kenji Nakade 24 42 33 31 2 5 1 0 1 6 0 1 1 6 .161 .188 .290 .478 9 2 0 1 0 0
13 Yoshihito Oda 32 63 128 118 11 20 2 0 3 9 0 0 7 12 .169 .220 .263 .483 31 3 1 1 1 1
14 Keisuke Okamoto* 22 55 103 94 9 23 2 1 4 15 0 1 8 26 .245 .311 .415 .726 39 2 1 0 0 0
15 Frank Ortenzio 28 113 425 387 39 96 9 0 23 56 2 1 32 93 .248 .308 .450 .758 174 4 3 0 3 3
16 Chiaki Sadaoka 26 115 385 360 46 89 13 3 11 41 2 2 17 83 .247 .280 .392 .672 141 7 0 7 1 0
17 Toshizo Sakamoto 35 61 150 135 22 42 7 0 0 12 5 2 13 10 .311 .369 .363 .732 49 3 0 1 1 0
18 Takashi Sakata# 28 19 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
19 Teruhide Sakurai 31 58 147 132 15 39 6 0 1 12 5 1 8 10 .295 .345 .364 .709 48 5 2 5 0 0
20 Hideki Takayanagi 22 42 103 89 12 17 5 0 0 5 3 0 11 19 .191 .287 .247 .534 22 1 1 2 0 0
21 Masao Yamamoto 25 9 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
22 Yoshinori Yamashita 33 93 210 190 12 37 5 0 2 11 0 2 12 35 .195 .263 .253 .516 48 4 6 1 1 0
23 Hiroyuki Yoshida 18 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
23 Players 28.7 130 4881 4420 558 1222 183 19 125 534 100 46 309 613 .276 .328 .411 .740 1818 95 50 64 38 10
* - 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
Rk Name 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 Tetsuya Fujisawa* 25 0 0 0.00 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 5 2.000 0.0 0.0 18.0 9.0 0.50
2 Manabu Fujita 24 2 5 .286 8.67 8 5 1 0 0 0 27.0 39 27 26 10 10 0 9 0 0 0 126 1.815 13.0 3.3 3.3 3.0 0.90
3 Takayoshi Hirasawa* 25 2 11 .154 7.06 33 13 6 2 0 0 94.1 113 79 74 20 41 1 37 3 0 0 427 1.633 10.8 1.9 3.9 3.5 0.90
4 Hidetaka Hoshino* 29 0 0 6.48 11 0 1 0 0 0 8.1 3 8 6 1 15 1 2 0 0 0 40 2.160 3.2 1.1 16.2 2.2 0.13
5 Motoyasu Kaneshiro 26 4 5 .444 3.29 53 0 50 0 0 16 98.1 66 36 36 14 35 5 69 5 0 1 384 1.027 6.0 1.3 3.2 6.3 1.97
6 Tadashi Matsuura 22 0 0 4.23 11 0 8 0 0 0 27.2 34 15 13 6 6 0 5 2 0 0 120 1.446 11.1 2.0 2.0 1.6 0.83
7 Masumitsu Moriguchi 25 9 14 .391 4.17 32 26 3 11 3 0 179.0 188 102 83 20 77 0 102 4 0 1 790 1.480 9.5 1.0 3.9 5.1 1.32
8 Yukihiro Murakami 22 5 6 .455 5.18 34 7 13 1 0 2 90.1 94 57 52 13 54 1 52 7 0 6 417 1.638 9.4 1.3 5.4 5.2 0.96
9 Yataro Oishi 35 0 0 3.95 36 0 9 0 0 0 57.0 67 30 25 7 10 0 35 3 0 0 250 1.351 10.6 1.1 1.6 5.5 3.50
10 Koichiro Sasaki 35 3 7 .300 3.48 38 15 3 2 0 1 139.2 144 66 54 16 27 7 37 8 0 0 589 1.224 9.3 1.0 1.7 2.4 1.37
11 Hisao Sugita 30 7 14 .333 5.62 36 22 5 0 0 0 147.1 185 101 92 27 55 1 28 6 0 1 655 1.629 11.3 1.6 3.4 1.7 0.51
12 Masao Tamura 26 2 4 .333 8.09 24 12 7 0 0 0 69.0 99 64 62 16 34 2 30 1 1 1 330 1.928 12.9 2.1 4.4 3.9 0.88
13 Shinichi Yamauchi 31 12 7 .632 4.14 30 30 0 7 1 0 193.2 219 104 89 20 56 6 64 8 0 0 846 1.420 10.2 0.9 2.6 3.0 1.14
13 Players 28.1 46 73 .387 4.86 130 130 107 23 5 19 1132.2 1251 689 612 170 422 24 471 47 1 10 4979 1.477 9.9 1.4 3.4 3.7 1.12
* - 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

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Isao Ito 72
Masahiro Kuroda 63
Kenji Nakade 38
Satoshi Iwaki 11
Hiroyuki Yoshida 2

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Shinsaku Katahira 121
Yoshihito Oda 29
Mitsuru Fujiwara 1

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Takayuki Kono 104
Teruhide Sakurai 37
Toshizo Sakamoto 1

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mitsuru Fujiwara 108
Takayuki Kono 25
Chiaki Sadaoka 4
Yuji Kubodera 1
Toshizo Sakamoto 1

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Yuji Kubodera 31

OF

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Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Hiromasa Arai 27 L R 5' 9.0" 145 Apr 26, 1952 Higashinari Ward, Osaka, JP
Tetsuya Fujisawa 25 L L 6' 0.0" 167 Aug 3, 1953 Oita, Oita, JP
Manabu Fujita 24 R R 6' 0.0" 190 May 9, 1955 Minami Uwa-gun, Ehime, JP
Mitsuru Fujiwara 32 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Sep 18, 1946 Matsuyama, Ehime, JP
Takayoshi Hirasawa 25 L L 5' 10.0" 176 Jul 30, 1953 Ichinomiya, Aichi, JP
Kazuto Horii 31 R R 6' 0.0" 165 Mar 15, 1948 Osaka, Osaka, JP
Hidetaka Hoshino 29 L L 5' 10.0" 154 Nov 26, 1949 Gunma, JP
Isao Ito 37 R R 5' 11.0" 176 May 14, 1942 Sendai, Miyagi, JP
Satoshi Iwaki 25 R R 5' 7.0" 150 Apr 5, 1954 Suminoe Ward, Osaka, JP
Hiromitsu Kadota 31 L L 5' 7.0" 178 Feb 26, 1948 Onoda, Yamaguchi, JP
Motoyasu Kaneshiro 26 R R 5' 10.0" 171 Oct 16, 1952 Osaka, JP
Shinsaku Katahira 29 L L 6' 0.0" 171 Aug 5, 1949 Minato Ward, Osaka, JP
Takayuki Kono 24 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Apr 18, 1955 Yawatahama, Ehime, JP
Yuji Kubodera 20 R R 5' 9.0" 158 Jul 18, 1958 Tagata-gun, Shizuoka, JP
Masahiro Kuroda 31 R R 5' 9.0" 171 Dec 21, 1947 Himeji, Hyogo, JP
Tadashi Matsuura 22 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Jul 27, 1956 Kita Kyushu, Fukuoka, JP
Carlos May 31 L R 5' 11.0" 200 May 17, 1948 Birmingham, AL, US
Masumitsu Moriguchi 25 R R 5' 11.0" 176 Jul 20, 1953 Yao, Osaka, JP
Yukihiro Murakami 22 R R 6' 0.0" 165 Sep 9, 1956 Tochigi, JP
Kenji Nakade 24 R R 5' 9.0" 158 Nov 3, 1954 Wakayama, Wakayama, JP
Yoshihito Oda 32 R R 5' 10.0" 167 May 22, 1947 Shizuoka, Shizuoka, JP
Yataro Oishi 35 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Oct 6, 1943 Saeki, Oita, JP
Keisuke Okamoto 22 L L 6' 0.0" 182 Aug 16, 1956 Mihara-gun, Hyogo, JP
Frank Ortenzio 28 R R 6' 2.0" 215 Feb 24, 1951 Fresno, CA, US
Chiaki Sadaoka 26 R R 6' 0.0" 178 Jun 17, 1953 Kagoshima, Kagoshima, JP
Toshizo Sakamoto 35 R R 5' 7.0" 154 Jul 13, 1943 Fushimi Ward, Tokyo, JP
Takashi Sakata 28 S R 5' 10.0" 165 Jul 9, 1950 Wakayama, JP
Teruhide Sakurai 31 R R 5' 8.0" 158 Apr 12, 1948 Sumoto, Hyogo, JP
Koichiro Sasaki 35 R R 6' 0.0" 182 Aug 30, 1943 Gifu, JP
Hisao Sugita 30 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Mar 15, 1949 Shizuoka, JP
Hideki Takayanagi 22 R R 5' 9.0" 198 Mar 1, 1957 Kashima-gun, Ibaraki, JP
Masao Tamura 26 R R 5' 11.0" 173 May 3, 1953 Wakayama, Wakayama, JP
Masao Yamamoto 25 R R 6' 0.0" 167 Aug 12, 1953 Kobe, Hyogo, JP
Yoshinori Yamashita 33 R R 6' 0.0" 167 Apr 20, 1946 Wakayama, JP
Shinichi Yamauchi 31 R R 5' 11.0" 178 Dec 3, 1947 Ota, Shimane, JP
Hiroyuki Yoshida 18 R R 5' 8.0" 190 Oct 25, 1960 Yokohama, Kanagawa, JP

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