Koyama, Yuki 小山 雄輝 (こやま・ゆうき)
Rakuten Eagles | #63 | P
Born: 12/04/1988 (age 31)
Height: 187cm
Weight: 82kg
Bats: R
Throws: R
Blood Type: O
Hometown: Aichi
Draft: 2010, 4th Round
History: 大府高-天理大-巨人
Roster Changes: added 03/31/2016, removed 04/16/2016, added 06/17/2016, removed 06/18/2016, added 08/22/2016, removed 08/27/2016

[3/25/2017] Yuki Koyama got married in January

The media learned on March 24 that Yuki Koyama (28) filed marriage papers with a twenty-seven-year-old woman from Tokyo earlier this year in January. The two dated for about two years before Koyama popped the question in December 2016.

Source: Nikkan Sports 3/25/2017


[12/4/2016] Yomiuri sends Koyama to Rakuten for Kakizawa

The Yomiuri Giants and Rakuten Eagles announced today that they agreed on a one-for-one player trade that will send twenty-seven-year-old pitcher Yuki Koyama up North for twenty-two-year-old infielder Takahiro Kakizawa.

Source: Yomiuri announcement, Rakuten announcement

[UPDATE 12/5 @ 5:53pm]

The Giants held a press conference for Kakizawa at the team offices in Otemachi on December 5. He was assigned the uniform number 59.

Source: Yomiuri announcement

[UPDATE 12/6 @ 6:04pm]

The Eagles held a press conference for Koyama at Kobo Stadium on December 6. He was assigned the uniform number 63.

Source: Daily Sports 12/6/2016