Iida, Yuya 飯田 優也 (いいだ・ゆうや)
Softbank Hawks | #42 | P
Born: 11/26/1990 (age 29)
Height: 186cm
Weight: 83kg
Bats: L
Throws: L
Blood Type: A
Hometown: Hyogo
Draft: 2012, Ikusei 3rd Round
History: 神戸弘陵高-東農大北海道オホーツク
Roster Changes: removed 08/02/2016, added 08/15/2016, removed 08/21/2016, added 09/22/2016, removed 10/09/2016

[7/26/2018] Hanshin, Softbank agree on trade: Ryoma Matsuda for Yuya Iida

The Hanshin Tigers and Softbank Hawks announced on July 26 that they agreed to a one-for-one player trade. The Tigers will send twenty-four-year-old pitcher Ryoma Matsuda to the Hawks for twenty-seven-year-old pitcher Yuya Iida. Both teams were looking to improve their bullpens. The trade will also allow Matsuda (Nagasaki) and Iida (Hyogo) to move a little closer to home.

Source: Hanshin 7/26/2018, Softbank 7/26/2018, Daily Sports 7/26/2018