Takajo, Shuto 髙城 俊人 (たかじょう・しゅうと)
Yokohama Bay Stars | #32 | C
Born: 05/02/1993 (age 26)
Height: 176cm
Weight: 86kg
Bats: R
Throws: R
Blood Type: AB
Hometown: Fukuoka
Draft: 2011, 2nd Round
History: 九州国際大付高(甲)

[2/3/2019] Shuto Takajo out with calf strain

Shuto Takajo developed tightness in his left calf during the first day of spring camp on February 1. He was examined at a hospital in Miyazaki on February 2 and diagnosed with a grade 1 strain in his left gastrocnemius muscle.

Source: Nikkan Sports 2/2/2019, Daily Sports 2/2/2019


[7/9/2018] Orix Buffaloes and Yokohama Bay Stars agree on two-for-two trade

The Orix Buffaloes and Yokohama Bay Stars announced today that they agreed on a two-for-two player trade. Orix will send twenty-nine-year-old catcher Hikaru Ito and twenty-seven-year-old pitcher Ken Akama to Yokohama for twenty-seven-year-old catcher Shuto Takajo and twenty-five-year-old infielder Hiroyuki Shirasaki.

The Buffaloes also released uniform numbers for their newest additions: Takajo number 22 and Shirasaki number 2.

Source: Orix 7/9/2018, Yokohama 7/9/2018, Sports Hochi 7/9/2018, Nikkan Sports 7/9/2018, Nikkan Sports 7/9/2018, Sanspo 7/9/2018, Sponichi 7/9/2018, Daily Sports 7/9/2018

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[10/28/2016] Shuto Takajo has surgery to clean elbow

The Yokohama Bay Stars announced on October 25 that Shuto Takajo had surgery at a hospital in Yokohama to clean his right elbow. He is not expected to miss spring camp in February next year.

Source: Yokohama announcement, Kanaloco 10/26/2016