Sano, Yasuo 佐野 泰雄 (さの・やすお)
Seibu Lions | #34 | P
Born: 01/17/1993 (age 26)
Height: 177cm
Weight: 83kg
Bats: L
Throws: L
Blood Type: B
Hometown: Thailand
Draft: 2014, 2nd Round
History: 埼玉・和光高-平成国際大
Roster Changes: added 05/07/2016, removed 06/26/2016, added 08/20/2016, removed 08/31/2016, added 09/10/2016, removed 09/11/2016

[6/22/2017] Yasuo Sano to have knee surgery this month

Yasuo Sano felt discomfort in his left knee during his last start on June 17 against the Chunichi Dragons at Nagoya Dome. He was examined at a hospital in Tokyo on June 19 and diagnosed with a lateral meniscus injury. He is scheduled to go under the knife to treat the injury some time this month.

Source: Nikkan Sports 6/22/2017

[UPDATE 6/28 @ 9:53pm]

The Seibu Lions announced today that Sano had surgery on his left knee at a hospital in Tokyo. He might be able to start running in about three months.

Source: Sanspo 6/28/2017, Sports Hochi 6/28/2017


[6/18/2017] Yasuo Sano left start on Saturday with knee discomfort

Yasuo Sano left Saturday’s game against the Chunichi Dragons at Nagoya Dome after just twelve pitches because of discomfort in his left knee. He was taken to a hospital in Aichi for tests.

Source: Nikkan Sports 6/17/2017Sanspo 6/18/2017, Nishinippon 6/18/2017


[2/2/2017] Yasuo Sano’s wife gives birth to girl

The Seibu Lions announced today that Yasuo Sano’s wife gave birth to the couple’s first child, a girl weighing 3,400 grams, at a hospital in Tokyo on January 31.

Source: Seibu 2/2/2017, Sanspo 2/2/2017


[8/4/2016] Yasuo Sano gets married

The Seibu Lions announced on August 4 that Yasuo Sano (23) filed marriage papers with a twenty-nine-year-old woman from Tokyo on August 2.

Source: Sports Hochi 8/4/2016, Sponichi 8/4/2016