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