Murata, Shuichi 村田 修一 (むらた・しゅういち)
Yomiuri Giants | #25 | INF
Born: 12/27/1980 (age 39)
Height: 177cm
Weight: 92kg
Bats: R
Throws: R
Blood Type: AB
Hometown: Fukuoka
Draft: 2002, Jiyuu
History: 東福岡高(甲)-日大-横浜

[6/7/2017] Shuichi Murata misses game with possible hamstring injury

Shuichi Murata was left out of the starting line-up against the Seibu Lions at MetLife Dome tonight because of a left hamstring injury he may have suffered yesterday (June 6). He was available off the bench.

Murata was 8-for-18 with three home runs and eight RBI in his last five games.

Source: Daily Sports 6/7/2017


[5/8/2016] Shuichi Murata leaves game after getting hit by a pitch

Shuichi Murata was hit by a pitch on the inner portion of his right elbow during his at bat in the seventh inning against Chunichi at Tokyo Dome on May 8 and was replaced by a pinch-runner. He is considered day-to-day.

Source: Nikkan Sports 5/8/2016