Tanaka, Kenjiro 田中 健二朗 (たなか・けんじろう)
Yokohama Bay Stars | #46 | P
Born: 09/17/1989 (age 30)
Height: 179cm
Weight: 75kg
Bats: L
Throws: L
Blood Type: B
Hometown: Aichi
Draft: 2007, High School 1st Round
History: 常葉菊川高(甲)

Kenjiro Tanaka: Did You Know

Kenjiro Tanaka got an estimated one million yen bonus for his performance during the Climax Series in 2016. One of his more memorable plays: picking Takahiro Suzuki off first base with no out in the ninth inning of Game 3.

Source: Sponichi 12/8/2016


October 28, 2017 vs Softbank at YafuOku Dome – Tanaka walked in two runs in the fifth inning and joined Hiroshi Kobayashi (1996) as the only pitchers to walk in two runs in one Nippon Series game.

Source: Nikkan Sports 10/29/2017