Ohara, Shinji 大原 慎司 (おおはら・しんじ)
Yokohama Bay Stars | #41 | P
Born: 06/29/1985 (age 34)
Height: 174cm
Weight: 66kg
Bats: L
Throws: L
Blood Type: A
Hometown: Ibaraki
Draft: 2010, 5th Round
History: 明秀学園日立高-常磐大-TDK
Roster Changes: added 05/12/2016, removed 07/03/2016, added 09/12/2016, removed 09/16/2016

[10/5/2017] Kentaro Takasaki and Shinji Ohara to retire

The Yokohama Bay Stars announced today that thirty-two-year-old Kentaro Takasaki and thirty-two-year-old Shinji Ohara are retiring.

Takasaki started his career with Yokohama in 2007. He pitched in 178 games and recorded twenty-five wins to forty losses. H also notched a save and eleven holds. He pitched 616.1 innings with a 4.22 ERA and 1.40 WHIP.

Ohara also began his career with Yokohama. He pitched in a career high seventy-one games in his first year. Over his career, he appeared in 243 games, won ten, lost three, saved two, and notched fifty-five holds. He tossed 188.0 innings and finished with a 3.26 ERA and 1.24 WHIP.

Source: Yokohama 10/5/2017 (Takasaki), Yokohama 10/5/2017 (Ohara)


[9/27/2017] Takasaki, Shimozono, Hayashi not a part of Yokohama’s plans for 2018

The media learned that thirty-two-year-old Kentaro Takasaki, thirty-two-year-old Tatsuya Shimozono, thirty-year-old Noriharu Yamazaki, thirty-two-year-old Shinji Ohara, and thirty-four-year-old Masanori Hayashi are not a part of the Yokohama Bay Stars plans for the 2018 season.

Source: Sponichi 9/27/2017, Sports Hochi 9/27/2017

[UPDATE 10/3 @ 1:23am]

The media learned on October 1 that Takasaki and Ohara are planning to retire at the end of the season.

Source: Sanspo 10/2/2017, Sports Hochi 10/2/2017