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The Book on Shohei OtaniJapan



Prospect Info and Scouting Report

Shohei Otani / RHP, Japan
Born 7/5/1994
Iwate, Japan

Height 6-4
Weight 190
Bats/Throws L/R
781 | 1/1/2015


RAAAAAAMiLBMLB
0 0 0 0 0

Total professional at-bats: .



This player's biographical info and scouting book observations are being updated and will be online soon.

1/1/2015


Pitching Stats 1.00000
Yr Age W L G GS IP H ER BB K HB WP WHIP K/9 BB/9 K/BB
2016 21 - Japan Nippon Ham 0 2 4 4 29.0 20 7 11 30 2 2 1.069 9.3 3.4 2.73
2015 20 - Japan Nippon Ham 15 5 22 22 160.2 100 40 46 196 3 9 0.909 11.0 2.6 4.26
2014 19 - Japan Nippon Ham 11 4 24 24 155.1 125 50 57 179 4 6 1.172 10.4 3.3 3.14
2013 18 - Japan Nippon Ham 3 0 13 11 61.2 57 30 33 46 8 2 1.459 6.7 4.8 1.39





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News and Notes

12/13/2011 by DataBoy



Shohei Otani, who made no secret of his preference to break the Japanese draft by signing with a US team instead, has changed his mind. Otani will report to his NHB team after all, the Nippon Ham Fighters. The Fighters apparently convinced Otani that his road to a successful career would be much easier and lower risk in Japan.

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