Murata, Toru 村田 透 (むらた・とおる)
Nippon Ham Fighters | #31 | P
Born: 05/19/1985 (age 34)
Height: 183cm
Weight: 80kg
Bats: L
Throws: R
Blood Type: O
Hometown: Osaka
Draft: 2007, 1st Round
History: 大体大浪商高(甲)-大体大-巨人-インディアンス傘下-インディアンス-3Aコロンバス

[6/16/2018] Toru Murata leaves game after getting hit by batted ball

Toru Murata took a batted ball off his right arm while pitching in the fourth inning of a game against Yakult at Sapporo Dome on June 16. He was examined at a hospital in Sapporo and diagnosed with a bruise on his right forearm.

Source: Sponichi 6/16/2018, Sanspo 6/16/2018, Nikkan Sports 6/16/2018


[8/14/2017] Toru Murata leaves start with leg cramp

Toru Murata left his start against the Softbank Hawks at Kyocera Dome on August 14 after he developed a cramp in his right calf while throwing practice pitches before the start of the fifth inning. He is considered day-to-day for the time being.

Source: Nikkan Sports 8/15/2017, Daily Sports 8/15/2017, Sponichi 8/15/2017


[5/12/2017] Toru Murata suffers a bruised left hand

Toru Murata was hit by a batted ball on his left hand during a Ni-gun game on May 10. He was examined at a hospital on May 11 and diagnosed with a bruise.

Source: Nikkan Sports 5/12/2017