Hiroyuki Nakajima

Oakland Athletics #3 - Short Stop

  • Born: 07/31/82
  • Age: 31
  • Height: 5-11
  • Weight: 200
  • Bats/Throws: R/R

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The St. Louis Cardinals have now gotten one-and-a-half good seasons and one bad season out of Daniel Descalso.

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The St. Louis Cardinals trade an emergency catcher who was supposed to hit but didn't for an emergency catcher who isn't supposed to hit and won't.

Open Thread: Spring Training - A's vs. Dodgers

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Welcome to the Nate Freiman era! These next few days are pretty crucial for the likes of Freiman, Daric Barton, Adam Rosales, Eric Sogard, Jemile Weeks, Scott Sizemore, and Hiroyuki Nakajima. One...

2013 Season Preview: Oakland Athletics

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The A's rose from seemingly nowhere to the AL West crown in 2012, but remained one of the most active teams in baseball in the offseason. Where might this lead them in 2013?

History not on Japanese infielder's side

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Other than Ichiro Suzuki and Hideki Matsui, most Japanese hitters have been dazzled by MLB pitchers.

Rafael Furcal's arm hurts "a little bit"

Rafael Furcal is not nearly as optimistic as he's supposed to be in the Best Month of His Life as the St. Louis Cardinals continue to rely heavily on his injured arm.

Nakajima's ZiPS are disappointing, good enough

Hiroyuki Nakajima's huge NPB numbers don't translate well to Major League Baseball, but they'd still make him an average shortstop.

International Free Agent Profile: Kensuke Tanaka

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Japanese middle infielder Kensuke Tanaka is an international free agent and has made it known that he will be looking to join a Major League Baseball club. Could he be a fit for the Mets in 2013?

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