Chuujiro Endo (also transliterated as Chujiro Endo)
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 5' 8", Weight 150 lb.
Chuujiro Endo dropped out of college to play baseball with the Dai Tokyo club in the first year of the Japanese Professional Baseball League, 1936. He went 0-5 with a 4.38 ERA in the spring '36 season (tying Herbert North for the loss lead and improved to 4-5, 3.03 in the fall despite 65 walks in 85 2/3 innings. He hit .203/.311/.266, playing occasionally in the field. In the spring of 1937, Chuujiro had a 4-5, 4.29 record and hit .226/.351/.258. In the fall of 1937, he was 0-2 with a 5.54 ERA and walked 20 in 25 1/3 innings. Used primarily in the field, he batted .205/.320/.261.
In the spring of 1938, Endo ended with a 1-3, 4.37 record and hit .250/.314/.344. In the fall of 1938, he had a 13.50 ERA, allowed 13 hits in 5 1/3 innings and lost decisions in both of his games. As a hitter, he put up a .242/.315/.409 line. In the 1939 season, Endo went 2 for 13 with three walks at the plate and did not play the field.
His career pitching record was 9-22, 4.22 while he hit .221/.317/.315.
Endo was killed in combat during World War II.