Shinya Kayama: Did You Know

Milestones

2018

September 24 vs Nippon Ham at YafuOku Dome – Kayama tied a Hawks record, set by┬áBrian Falkenborg in 2011, by extending his consecutive scoreless appearances streak to thirty-one games.

Source: Sanspo 9/24/2018, Daily Sports 9/24/2018


Relationships and Family

The Softbank Hawks announced on January 15, 2017 that Kayama’s wife gave birth to the couple’s first child, a boy, at a hospital in Naha on January 14.

Source: Daily Sports 1/15/2017, Nikkan Sports 1/15/2017

The Softbank Hawks announced on November 3, 2016 that Kayama (27) filed marriage papers with a twenty-six-year-old woman from Okinawa earlier this year in July. The two are expecting their first child next year.

Source: Daily Sports 11/3/2016

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Yokohama 143 73 65 5
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