Asama, Daiki 淺間 大基 (あさま・だいき)
Nippon Ham Fighters | #26 | OF
Born: 06/20/1996 (age 22)
Height: 183cm
Weight: 79kg
Bats: L
Throws: R
Blood Type: B
Hometown: Tokyo
Draft: 2014, 3rd Round
History: 横浜高(甲)
Roster Changes: added 04/29/2016, removed 06/29/2016, added 08/03/2016, removed 09/04/2016

Daiki Asama: Did You Know



Lead-off Home Runs


August 24 vs Rakuten at Sapporo Dome – Asama hit the second lead-off home run of his career (first inning, off Shoma Fujihira).

Source: Nikkan Sports 8/24/2018


[10/30/2017] Daiki Asama to get treatment for lower back

According to Sponichi, Daiki Asama might need surgery on his lower back depending on results from tests he is slated to get today. Nikkan Sports is reporting Asama is already scheduled to go under the knife at a hospital in Tokushima and will most likely require about three months for a full recovery.

Source: Sponichi 10/30/2017

[UPDATE 10/30 @ 10:51pm]

The Fighters announced today that Asama will have endoscopic surgery (PED technique) to treat a lumbar disc herniation on November 1.

Source: Nippon Ham 10/30/2017

[UPDATE 11/2 @ 3:45pm]

Asama had surgery at a hospital in Tokushima on November 1. There were no complications. He will remain in the hospital for about ten days. His workouts will be limited for about two months.

Source: Nikkan Sports 11/1/2017, Sponichi 11/1/2017

[UPDATE 11/8 @ 11:30pm]

The Fighters announced today that Asama was discharged from the hospital.

Source: Nippon Ham 11/8/2017, Nikkan Sports 11/8/2017, Sponichi 11/8/2017


[2/9/2017] Daiki Asama ends workouts early because of lower back pain

Daiki Asama ended practices early on February 7 (Arizona time) because of lower back pain. He is considered day-to-day.

Source: Sanspo 2/9/2017

[UPDATE 4/5 @ 7:17pm]

Asama worked out at the Kamagaya facilities on April 4. He is scheduled to participate in a batting practice scrimmage on April 9. Assuming no issues, he could play in his first rehab game at Ni-gun on April 11.

Source: Nikkan Sports 4/5/2017