[1/15/2018] 2019 Hall of Fame Class: Tatsunami, Gondo, Wakimura

Players Division

Committee Members 381
Voting Members 372
Valid Votes 371
Required Votes (75%) 279

Vote Results

Name JPN Name ENG Votes Percentage
立浪 和義 Tatsunami, Kazuyoshi 287 77.4%
高津 臣吾 Takatsu, Shingo 225 60.0%
川相 昌弘 Kawai, Masahiro 188 50.7%
宮本 慎也 Miyamoto, Shinya 153 41.2%
A. ラミレス Ramirez, Alex 150 40.4%
野村 謙二郎 Nomura, Kenjiro 138 37.2%
小久保 裕紀 Kokubo, Hiroki 119 32.1%
桑田 真澄 Kuwata, Masumi 117 31.5%
前田 智徳 Maeda, Tomonori 110 29.6%
T. ローズ Rhodes, Tuffy 110 29.6%
石井 琢朗 Ishii, Takuro 92 24.8%
城島 健司 Jojima, Kenji 56 15.1%
山﨑 武司 Yamasaki, Takeshi 42 11.3%
佐々岡 真司 Sasaoka, Shinji 39 10.5%
田口 壮 Taguchi, So 38 10.2%
赤星 憲広 Akahoshi, Norihiro 33 8.9%
石井 一久 Ishii, Kazuhisa 28 7.5%
桧山 進次郎 Hiyama, Shinjiro 12 3.2%

Expert Division

Committee Members 140
Voting Members 134
Valid Votes 133
Required Votes (75%) 100

Vote Results

Name JPN Name ENG Votes Percentage
権藤 博 Gondo, Hiroshi 102 76.7%
田淵 幸一 Tabuchi, Koichi 86 64.7%
R.バース Bass, Randy 84 63.2%
掛布 雅之 Kakefu, Masayuki 41 30.8%
大沢 啓二 Osawa, Keiji 40 30.1%
柴田 勲 Tabuchi, Koichi 35 26.3%
土橋 正幸 Dobashi, Masayuki 32 24.1%
加藤 秀司 Kato, Hideji 26 19.5%
梨田 昌孝 Nashida, Masataka 26 19.5%
長池 徳士 Nagaike, Tokuji 23 17.3%
足立 光宏 Adachi, Mitsuhiro 19 14.3%
岡田 彰布 Okada, Akinobu 14 10.5%
中畑 清 Nakahata, Kiyoshi 14 10.5%
松岡 弘 Matsuoka, Hiromu 10 7.5%
尾花 高夫 Obana, Takao 1 0.8%

Special Division

Committee Members 14
Voting Members 14
Valid Votes 14
Required Votes (75%) 11

Voting Results

Name JPN Name ENG Votes
脇村 春夫 Wakimura, Haruo 13
川島 勝司 Kawashima, Katsuji 6
岡田 功 Okada, Isao 5
水島 新司 Mizushima, Shinji 5
石井 連蔵 Ishii, Renzo 3
前田 祐吉 Maeda, Yukichi 3
太田 誠 Ota, Makoto 2
谷村 友一 Tanimura, Tomoichi 2
近藤 兵太郎 Kondo, Hyotaro 1
富澤 宏哉 Tomizawa, Hiroya 1

Source: NPB 1/15/2019, HoF announcement, HoF Press Release (pdf, English), HoF Player Bios (Japanese)

Comment on "[1/15/2018] 2019 Hall of Fame Class: Tatsunami, Gondo, Wakimura"

  • mustardman

    Ridiculous and racist. Tuffy Rhodes and Alex Ramirez should be in, without question. Perhaps MLB should not allow Ichiro into its HOF until Japan’s Hall starts recognizing more foreign players.

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