- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 5' 11", Weight 165 lbs.
- School Keio University
- High School Koyo Chugakkou
Kaoru Betto - known as “the Gentleman of Baseball” - was one of the first Japanese power hitters and played for the Osaka Tigers in 1948 and 1949.
Actor Jeff Bridges wore a t-shirt bearing Betto's likeness in two films - The Fisher King and The Big Lebowski.