Yamamoto, Yasuhiro 山本 泰寛 (やまもと・やすひろ)
Yomiuri Giants | #56 | INF
Born: 10/09/1993 (age 25)
Height: 176cm
Weight: 76kg
Bats: R
Throws: R
Blood Type: B
Hometown: Tokyo
Draft: 2015, 5th Round
History: 慶応高-慶大
Roster Changes: added 04/29/2016, removed 05/03/2016, added 06/10/2016, removed 08/08/2016, added 10/07/2016

Yasuhiro Yamamoto: Did You Know


October 3, 2017 vs Yakult at Jingu Stadium – Yamamoto blasted the first home run of his career (a grand slam) off Ryo Akiyoshi in the ninth inning (fifty-sixth game, 169th plate appearance). He is the fifty-ninth player in NPB history (eighth in Giants history) to hit a grand slam for their first home run.

Source: Daily Sports 10/3/2017, Nikkan Sports 10/3/2017


[2/24/2017] Yasuhiro Yamamoto hurts right hamstring

Yasuhiro Yamamoto hurt his right hamstring while running dashes during practices today. He will probably need to rest the leg. The Yomiuri Giants are planning to make a decision on his status after they see how he is feeling after a couple of days.

Source: Sanspo 2/24/2017