Ishiyama, Taichi 石山 泰稚 (いしやま・たいち)
Yakult Swallows | #12 | P
Born: 08/31/1988 (age 31)
Height: 182cm
Weight: 75kg
Bats: R
Throws: R
Blood Type: A
Hometown: Akita
Draft: 2012, 1st Round
History: 金足農高-東北福祉大-ヤマハ
Roster Changes: added 05/30/2016, removed 06/12/2016, added 09/09/2016

Taichi Ishiyama: Did You Know



September 23 vs Chunichi at Nagoya Dome – Ishiyama notched his thirtieth save of the year and became the sixth Swallow in franchise history to save at least thirty games in a season. The other five: Shingo Takatsu (thirty in 1999, thirty-seven in 2001, thirty-two in 2002, thirty-four in 2003), Chang-Yong Lim (thirty-three in 2008, thirty-five in 2010, thirty-two in 2011), Tony Barnette (thirty-three in 2012, forty-one in 2015), Ryota Igarashi (thirty-seven in 2004) and Hirotoshi Ishii (thirty-seven in 2005).

Source: Nikkan Sports 9/23/2018, Nikkan Sports 9/24/2018, Sanspo 9/24/2018