Relationships & Family
December 26 – The Tigers announced that Itayama (24) filed marriage papers with a twenty-three-year-old woman from Tokyo.
Source: Hanshin 12/26/2018, Daily Sports 12/26/2018, Nikkan Sports 12/26/2018, Sponichi 12/26/2018
- Itayama gained eight kilograms (from seventy-eight to eighty-six kilograms) in two months (December and January) after the 2017 season. Source: Nikkan Sports 1/14/2018