[2/18/2019] ENEOS Samurai Japan Series: Samurai Japan Roster

The Samurai Japan roster for the upcoming ENEOS Samurai Japan Series was unveiled earlier today. A Youtube video of the press conference is also available.

Roster

Pos Uni Name JPN Name ENG Team Notes
P 11 梅野 雄吾 Yugo Umeno Yakult First Appearance
P 13 山岡 泰輔 Taisuke Yamaoka Orix  
P 16 原 樹理 Juri Hara Yakult First Appearance
P 17 松永 昂大 Takahiro Matsunaga Lotte  
P 19 山﨑 康晃 Yasuaki Yamasaki Yokohama  
P 21 今永 昇太 Shota Imanaga Yokohama  
P 28 高橋 礼 Rei Takahashi Softbank  
P 35 三上 朋也 Tomoya Mikami Yokohama First Appearance
P 38 森 唯斗 Yuito Mori Softbank  
P 43 山本 由伸 Yoshinobu Yamamoto Orix First Appearance
P 52 森原 康平 Kohei Morihara Rakuten First Appearance
P 90 田口 麗斗 Kazuto Taguchi Yomiuri  
C 22 小林 誠司 Seiji Kobayashi Yomiuri  
C 27 田村 龍弘 Tatsuhiro Tamura Lotte  
C 62 甲斐 拓也 Takuya Kai Softbank  
INF 1 京田 陽太 Yota Kyoda Chunichi  
INF 2 吉川 尚輝 Naoki Yoshikawa Yomiuri First Appearance
INF 3 大山 悠輔 Yusuke Oyama Hanshin  
INF 5 清宮 幸太郎 Kotaro Kiyomiya Nippon Ham First Appearance
INF 8 中村 奨吾 Shogo Nakamura Lotte  
INF 10 大城 滉二 Koji Oshiro Orix  
INF 25 岡本 和真 Kazuma Okamoto Yomiuri  
INF 55 村上 宗隆 Munetaka Murakami Yakult First Appearance
OF 7 田中 和基 Kazuki Tanaka Rakuten  
OF 34 吉田 正尚 Masataka Yoshida Orix First Appearance
OF 37 野間 峻祥 Takayoshi Noma Hiroshima First Appearance
OF 51 上林 誠知 Seiji Uebayashi Softbank  
OF 54 近藤 健介 Kensuke Kondo Nippon Ham  
OF 99 西川 遥輝 Haruki Nishikawa Nippon Ham First Appearance

Updates

  • 03/04 – Kotaro Kiyomiya was removed from the roster due to injury (right hamate bone fracture), no replacement. Samurai Japan 3/4/2019
  • 03/04 – Kazuki Tanaka replaced by Koji Oshiro due to injury (right ankle sprain). Samurai Japan 3/4/2019

Source: Samurai Japan 2/18/2019, Samurai Japan 2/18/2019

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NPB Standings [Full]
G W L T
Hiroshima 143 88 51 4
Hanshin 143 78 61 4
Yokohama 143 73 65 5
Yomiuri 143 72 68 3
Chunichi 143 59 79 5
Yakult 143 45 96 2
G W L T
Softbank 143 94 49 0
Seibu 143 79 61 3
Rakuten 143 77 63 3
Orix 143 63 79 1
Nippon Ham 143 60 83 0
Lotte 143 54 87 2
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