Uemoto, Tatsuyuki 上本 達之 (うえもと・たつゆき)
Seibu Lions | #49 | C
Born: 11/07/1980 (age 38)
Height: 186cm
Weight: 93kg
Bats: L
Throws: R
Blood Type: B
Hometown: Yamaguchi
Draft: 2002, 6th Round
History: 宇部商高(甲)-協和発酵

[10/14/2017] Tatsuyuki Uemoto will be retiring

Masayo Uemoto posted an announcement on her blog that her husband, Tatsuyuki Uemoto, was going to retire after a fifteen-year career. She was not sure if it was her place to make the announcement at her blog, but also wanted the opportunity to thank people she met through her husband for their support.

Source: Masayo Uemoto blog post, Sports Hochi 10/14/2017

[UPDATE 10/21 @ 4:22pm]

Uemoto has accepted the Seibu Lions’ offer to become a bullpen catcher.

Source: Tokyo Sports 10/19/2017


[7/14/2016] Tatsuyuki Uemoto earns domestic FA option

Tatsuyuki Uemoto (35) earned his domestic FA option today with eight years of service time on the active roster.

Source: Daily Sports 7/14/2016