The Yakult Swallows announced the following uniform number changes on November 10:
Source: Yakult 11/10/20170 Comments
May 6 vs Hiroshima at Jingu Stadium – With runners on first and second and one out in the tenth inning, Kazahari entered the game as a pinch-hitter and failed to lay down a bunt. He became the first Yakult pitcher to make an appearance in a game as a pinch-hitter since Yasujiro Suzuki against Hiroshima on October 21, 1976.
Source: Sponichi 5/6/2018
The media learned on November 26, 2016 that Kazahari (23) filed marriage papers with twenty-nine-year-old actress Ayumi Matsuoka earlier in the year on August 8.
Source: Nikkan Sports 11/27/2016
The Yakult Swallows announced on March 22, 2017 that Kazahari’s wife gave birth to the couple’s first child, a boy weighing 3,566 grams, at a hospital in Iwate on March 15.
Source: Nikkan Sports 3/22/20170 Comments