Okada, Toshiya 岡田 俊哉 (おかだ・としや)
Chunichi Dragons | #21 | P
Born: 12/04/1991 (age 27)
Height: 179cm
Weight: 65kg
Bats: L
Throws: L
Blood Type: A
Hometown: Wakayama
Draft: 2009, 1st Round
History: 智弁和歌山高(甲)
Roster Changes: removed 04/02/2016, added 04/14/2016

[6/7/2017] Toshiya Okada has surgery on left hand

The Chunichi Dragons announced today that Toshiya Okada had surgery on his left hand (血管外膜剥離術) at a hospital in Gunma.

Source: Nikkan Sports 6/7/2017, Sponichi 6/7/2017

[UPDATE 6/14 @ 1:32am]

Okada was discharged from the hospital on June 9 with a cast. He will have to wear the cast for one to two weeks. He began his rehab on June 10. He might be ready to begin throwing some time in August.

Source: Sponichi 6/13/2017


[11/17/2016] Toshiya Okada’s wife gives birth to boy

Toshiya Okada’s wife gave birth to the couple’s second child, a boy weighing 3,080 grams, at a hospital in Nagoya on November 17.

Source: Nikkan Sports 11/17/2016